PSY409 Child Psychopathology

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Course Code Course Title Weekly Hours* ECTS Weekly Class Schedule
T P
PSY409 Child Psychopathology 3 0 6 Tuesday: 09.00-10.50 / Thursday: 10.00-10.50
Prerequisite PSY103 It is a prerequisite to
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Assistant Assistant E-mail paydin@ius.edu.ba
Course Objectives This course will teach the main principles of child psychopathology. Students will learn the basic child psychopathology models, which examine the etiology, prevention, and treatment of problem behaviors. Students also learn the basic diagnostic criteria (DSM-5) for child psychopathologies.
Textbook Mash, E. J., & Barkley, R. A. (2014). Child Psychopathology (3rd. Ed.). NY: Guilford Press. ISBN 9781462516681
Learning Outcomes After successful  completion of the course, the student will be able to:
  1. Describe the major types of child psychopathology
  2. Use concepts and theories to explain child psychopathology
  3. Apply child psychopathology concepts, theories, and research findings
  4. Diagnose the child psychopathological disorders
Teaching Methods Course delivery will be via lecture, presentations and in-class discussions
WEEK TOPIC REFERENCE
Week 1 Introduction
Week 2 Features of the psychopathology in children Chapter 2
Week 3 Attention-Deficit/ Hyperactivity Disorder Chapter 3
Week 4 Conduct and Oppositional Defiant Disorders Chapter 5
Week 5 Autism Spectrum Disorder & Quiz Chapter 8
Week 6 Midterm course repetition
Week 7 MIDTERM EXAM
Week 8 Communication Disorders Chapter 10
Week 9 Learning Disabilities Chapter 11
Week 10 Intellectual Disability Chapter 12
Week 11 Motor Disorders Chapter 13
Week 12 Quiz
Week 13 Elimination Disorders Chapter 19
Week 14 Case Reports
Week 15 Final exam preparation
Assessment Methods and Criteria Evaluation Tool Quantity Weight Alignment with LOs
Final Exam 1 40 1,2,3,4
Semester Evaluation Compenents
Mid-term 1 30 1,2,3,4
Quiz 2 30 1,2,3,4
***     ECTS Credit Calculation     ***
 Activity Hours Weeks Student Workload Hours Activity Hours Weeks Student Workload Hours
Lecture Hours 15 3 45 In-term study 5 7 35
Quiz 1 3 5 15 Quiz 1 3 5 15
Quiz 2 4 5 20
        Total Workload Hours = 150
*T= Teaching, P= Practice ECTS Credit = 6
Course Academic Quality Assurance: Semester Student Survey Last Update Date: 04/03/2020
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