Political Studies


PhD Programme in Psychology


Courses to be taught in English as part of the School’s doctoral programme

Courses taken outside your chosen discipline may be taken as optional courses (eg if you are doing research for your PhD in Philosophy you may take as an optional course one of the courses listed as compulsory for someone doing research for a PhD in Psychology)

Compulsory courses: Philosophy

Compulsory courses: Political studies

(and in common with sociology)

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Optional courses

Compulsory Courses : Psychology

  • Methodology and ethical issues of psychological studies(Metodologia i etyka badań psychologicznych)
  • Advanced statistical analysis (Zaawansowane analizy statystyczne)
  • Psychology in modules: Cognitive psychology, Peronality Psychology and Individual Differences, and Neurophysiological basis of behaviours (Psychologia ogólna w modułach: psychologia poznawcza, psychologia osobowości różnic indywidualnych oraz neurofizjologiczne podstawy zachowania)
  • Social Psychology (Psychologia społeczna)

Compulsory courses: sociology

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Optional courses


Courses taken outside GSSR

Courses may also be taken at other Higher Education institutions in Poland or abroad (Erasmus+, Fulbright etc).


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