PSY2014 - Social Psychology 2


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: School exam
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
School exam 100/100 4 hours E

Course content

This is an advanced course in social psychology. Relevant topics include social inferences, decisions and choices, attitude formation and social influence.

Learning outcome


The student has in-depth knowledge of social psychology with an emphasis on select central topics from social influence, social behavior, group processes and linguistic communication.

The student has in-depth knowledge of select topics including attitude formation and change, social inferences, decisions and choices, social exclusion, environmental behavior and judgement of risk, and language as a social tool.

The student has broad knowledge of how social psychological processes can vary within and between societies and cultures.


The student can analyze and apply important theories and findings within the discipline and reflect independently about the behavior of individuals and groups and its underlying causes.

General competence:

The student can reflect critically about how humans think and function as social beings, both in groups and in society at large. The student knows how to critically evaluate social psychological research and communicate about issues within the discipline.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures and seminar.

Required previous knowledge

PSY1124, PSY1505, PSY1014 or equivalent.

Credit reductions

Course code Reduction From To
PSYPRO4314 7.5 AUTUMN 2011
PSYPRO4030 7.5 AUTUMN 2017
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Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Intermediate course, level II


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2023

Language of instruction: English

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Psychology


Examination arrangement: School exam

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD School exam 100/100 E 2022-11-28 09:00 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
SL430 Sluppenvegen 14 9
Spring ORD School exam 100/100 E 2023-05-20 09:00 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
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