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Social Psychology I - O06313015
Title: Sociální psychologie I
Guaranteed by: Katedra psychologie (41-KPSY)
Faculty: Faculty of Education
Actual: from 2008
Semester: winter
E-Credits: 3
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:2/1, C [HT]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
4EU+: no
Virtual mobility / capacity: no
State of the course: not taught
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
Teaching methods: full-time
Explanation: Rok2
Old code: SOPS
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
priority enrollment if the course is part of the study plan
Guarantor: doc. PhDr. Karel Hnilica, CSc.
Classification: Psychology > Social Psychology
Interchangeability : OBPS13015
Is pre-requisite for: O06313016, O06313052
Is interchangeable with: OBPS13015
Annotation -
Social Psychology The main themes are social perception, causal attribution, social stereotypes, cognitive dissonance, achievement motivation, emotions, aggression and violence, prosocial and altruistic behavior, attitudes, values, social influence, conformity, compliance, obedience, persuasion, nonverbal communication, interpersonal relationships, group structure, group dynamics, intergroup relations, personality and social structure, collective behavior.
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Literature - Czech


Kretch, D. - Cruchfield, R. - Ballachey, E.: Jedinec v spoločnosti. Bratislava, SAV 1968

Výrost, J. - Slaměník, I.: Sociální psychologie. Praha 1997

Výrost, J. - Slaměník, I.: Aplikovaná sociální psychologie, Praha 1998

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Syllabus -

Aims: To provide students with knowledge of main approaches, empirical findings and methods of contemporary social psychology.


8.Individual in social psychology:
?social cognition (first impression, social stereotypes, causal attributions)

?study of emotions in social psychology

?study of motivation in social psychology

?social attitudes: their theories and measurement

9.Interpersonal phenomena:
?Interaction and communication:

?social influences

?social interaction

?aggression and violence

?prosocial behavior and altruism


?authority and obedience

?verbal communication and persuasion

?nonverbal communication

?impression management and self-presentation

?Interpersonal relationships:

?definitions and classifications of relationships

?motivations of relationships' formation

?personality and interpersonal relationships

?developmental stages of interpersonal relationships

10.Social groups:
?Small social groups:

?social facilitation

?social loafing


?group's problem solving


?group's decision-making

?group learning

?negotiations and bargaining

?group leadership

?Crowd and mass:


?individual in crowd

11.Intergroups' phenomena:
?Social cognition:


?stereotypes, prejudices, discrimination

?Interaction and relationships among groups:


?mass communication


?intergroups' conflicts and strategies of solutions

12.Socialization, enculturation and moral development of personality
13.Subject and history of social psychology
14.Methods social psychology.

Last update: Doubek David, Mgr., Ph.D. (19.09.2005)
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