Neuropsychology is a branch of psychology that is concerned with how the brain and the rest of the nervous system influence a person's cognition and behaviors. More importantly, professionals in this branch of psychology often focus on how injuries or illnesses of the brain affect cognitive functions and behaviors.
Course Learning Outcomes:
CO1 Understand the history and study methods used in neuropsychological interventions.
CO2 Understand the structure and functions of brain lobes.
CO3 Understand the process behind vision, hearing, learning, memory and perception.
CO4 Analyze neurological basis of human behavior.
CO5 Evaluate neuropsychological assessment.
CO6 Apply neuropsychological rehabilitation.
CO7 Apply neuropsychological findings in other psychology areas.
CO8 Evaluate the ethical issues in professional practice and researches in neuropsychology.