Courses

The courses offered at the department present psychology as a scientific discipline that employs systematic methods to study human behaviour, thinking and emotions. You will learn about behaviour from several perspectives; developmental, individual, social, interpersonal, environmental, cognitive and about groups and organizations.

Courses are taught at both basic and advanced levels. You can take a bachelors or a master degree in psychology at the department.

One semester is 30 ECTS. The courses below are given in English and on advanced/second level (if they are not marked basic) and usually used in a master degree.

Here you can see dates for the courses that is given in English. One semester is 30 ECTS.
Course dates

Course Credits Term Subject Level
Advanced Neuropsychology 15.0 Spring 2017 Psychology Advanced
Cognitive Psychology 15.0 Spring 2018 Psychology Advanced
Cognitive Psychology 1 7.5 Autumn 2017 Psychology Basic
Cognitive Psychology 1 7.5 Autumn 2018 Psychology Basic
Cognitive Psychology 1 7.5 Autumn 2016 Psychology Basic
Cognitive Psychology 1 7.5 Spring 2018 Psychology Basic
Cognitive Psychology 1 7.5 Spring 2017 Psychology Basic
Data Collection and Analysis 7.5 Autumn 2017 Psychology Advanced
Data Collection and Analysis 7.5 Autumn 2018 Psychology Advanced
Data Collection and Analysis 7.5 Autumn 2016 Psychology Advanced
Developmental Psychology 7.5 Autumn 2016 Psychology Basic
Developmental Psychology 7.5 Spring 2017 Psychology Basic
Developmental Psychology 7.5 Spring 2018 Psychology Basic
Developmental Psychology 7.5 Autumn 2017 Psychology Basic
Developmental Psychology 7.5 Autumn 2018 Psychology Basic
Health Psychology 7.5 Spring 2017 Psychology Basic
Health Psychology 7.5 Autumn 2016 Psychology Basic
Health Psychology 7.5 Spring 2018 Psychology Basic
Health Psychology 7.5 Autumn 2017 Psychology Basic
Health Psychology 7.5 Autumn 2018 Psychology Basic

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Student counselling

Jenny Nilsson
Department of Psychology
S-901 87 Umeå

Tel:  +46 90 786 50 65
studievagledning@psy.umu.se

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Erica Åström
Department of Psychology
S-901 87 Umeå 

Tel:  +46 90 786 54 35
erica.astrom@umu.se

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