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Psychology: a comprehensive introduction

Course periods

The Psychology minor of 30 credits (EC) is offered in two semesters (10 EC in semester 1 and 20 EC in semester 2). To complete the minor, you need one entire academic year (September - July).


You can register for this minor beween 1 May and 1 August 2016 in uSis (6000MPSINN).


This minor provides a representative and coherent overview of the entire discipline. It is representative because it constitutes a first acquaintance with the main currents and themes within psychology. It is coherent because it introduces students to the different psychological subdisciplines emphasizing their common elements.


For questions about registration, contact the Students Services Centre
For questions about the content of the courses, you can contact the Psychology study advisor


The course ‘Cross-cultural Psychology of Health and Illness’ can only be taken after successfully completing the courses ‘Introduction to Psychology’ and ‘Personality, Clinical and Health Psychology’.

Course EC Semester 1 Semester 2
Introduction to Psychology (IBP) 5
Personality, Clinical and Health Psychology (IBP) 5
Developmental and Educational Psychology (IBP) 5
Social and Organisational Psychology (IBP) 5
Cognitive Psychology (IBP) 5
Cross-cultural Psychology of Health and Illness 5