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School of Psychology
NEUROSCIENCE AND NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL REHABILITATION
Course unit
PSYCHOLOGY OF ATTENTION
PSN1032277, A.A. 2014/15

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Information on the course unit
Degree course Second cycle degree in
NEUROSCIENCE AND NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL REHABILITATION (Ord. 2014)
PS1091, Degree course structure A.Y. 2014/15, A.Y. 2014/15
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Number of ECTS credits allocated 6.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination PSYCHOLOGY OF ATTENTION
Department of reference Department of General Psychology
Mandatory attendance No
Language of instruction Italian
Branch PADOVA
Single Course unit The Course unit can be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit can be chosen as Optional Course unit

Lecturers
Teacher in charge FRANCA STABLUM M-PSI/01

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Course unit code Course unit name Teacher in charge Degree course code
PSN1032277 PSYCHOLOGY OF ATTENTION FRANCA STABLUM PS1978

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Educational activities in elective or integrative disciplines M-PSI/01 General Psychology 6.0

Course unit organization
Period First semester
Year 1st Year
Teaching method frontal

Type of hours Credits Teaching
hours
Hours of
Individual study
Shifts
Lecture 6.0 42 108.0 No turn

Calendar
Start of activities 12/10/2014
End of activities 15/01/2015
Show course schedule 2019/20 Reg.2017 course timetable

Examination board
Board From To Members of the board
5 2017-1 01/10/2017 30/09/2018 STABLUM FRANCA (Presidente)
GALFANO GIOVANNI (Membro Effettivo)
MIONI GIOVANNA (Membro Effettivo)
TAGLIABUE MARIAELENA (Membro Effettivo)
4 2017 01/10/2016 30/09/2017 STABLUM FRANCA (Presidente)
GALFANO GIOVANNI (Membro Effettivo)
MIONI GIOVANNA (Membro Effettivo)
TAGLIABUE MARIAELENA (Membro Effettivo)
3 2015 01/10/2014 30/09/2015 STABLUM FRANCA (Presidente)
GALFANO GIOVANNI (Membro Effettivo)
MIONI GIOVANNA (Membro Effettivo)
PAZZAGLIA FRANCESCA (Membro Effettivo)
TAGLIABUE MARIAELENA (Membro Effettivo)

Syllabus
Prerequisites: Knowledge of the theoretical aspects of psychology and neuroscience. Knowledge of psychometric and methodological foundations of psychological research.
Examination methods: Oral
Course unit contents: The course will present and discuss the main methods of study, assessment and rehabilitation of attention.
Definitions, history and methodology. Selective attention. Sustained attention. Executive functions.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods: Students are invited to submit short reports on topics agreed with the teacher. The practical classes are devoted to an in-depth study of the topics covered in class.
Additional notes about suggested reading: A scientific paper agreed with the teacher: This material will be made available on the course website.
Textbooks (and optional supplementary readings)
  • Cantagallo A., Spitoni G., Antonucci G., Le funzioni esecutive. Roma: Carocci Faber, 2010. Sono da studiare i capitoli 1, 2, 6, 10, 12, 16. Cerca nel catalogo
  • Stablum, L’attenzione. Roma: Carocci, 2002. E' possibile che per l'inizio delle lezioni sarà disponibile una riedizione aggiornata del testo. Da utilizzare se disponibile. Cerca nel catalogo