Behavioural Medicine

School of Sport & Exercise Sciences

College of Life and Environmental Sciences


Code 23656

Level of study Third/Final year

Credit value 20

Semester 1 & 2

Pre-requisite modules 23609, 23647

Module description

The module will address the major issues in Behavioural Medicine from the contribution of psychological, behavioural, and physiological factors and processes to health and illness to the application of psychological theories and techniques to the prevention and amelioration of illness and the promotion of health.

Teaching and learning methods

Lectures, workshops, seminars