Higher Psychology by Gerard Keegan
  

Synopsis

Higher Psychology by Gerard Keegan

Now in full colour, Higher Psychology 2nd Edition is a revised, updated and extended edition of Higher Psychology: Approaches and Methods. It will support students studying the revised Higher Psychology course awarded by SQA from 2010. It will also be pertinent to Scottish HNC and HND students studying psychology, and anyone new to the subject at University level. The book gives full coverage of the mandatory Units within the new Higher arrangements (Understanding the Individual; The Individual in the Social Context; Investigating Behaviour) constituting: Cognitive, Developmental, Biological and Social Psychology, Atypical Behaviour and Investigative Research Methods and is written in the direct, open and accessible style for which the first edition was so universally acclaimed. 'Presentation, content and readability are all first class...It can be used as the central text or easily dipped into for reference...It will engage students...' Review of the first edition, Times Educational Supplement Scotland

About the Author

Gerard Keegan is Senior Lecturer in Arts and Social Sciences at Kilmarnock College in Ayrshire. He has developed, taught and assessed psychology in Scotland for 25 years. He is a former Principal Assessor and Reviewer for SQA Psychology, and author of numerous publications for HSDU and Learning and Teaching Scotland. He was the first Chair of the Association for the Teaching of Psychology (Scotland), and is active in the Higher Education Academy Psychology Network.

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Format

Paperback
424 pages

Author

Gerard Keegan
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Publisher

Hodder Gibson an imprint of Hodder Education

Publication date

22nd September 2009

ISBN

9780340914755


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