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School of Psychology
Course unit
PSO2043542, A.A. 2019/20

Information concerning the students who enrolled in A.Y. 2018/19

Information on the course unit
Degree course First cycle degree in
PS1842, Degree course structure A.Y. 2011/12, A.Y. 2019/20
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Number of ECTS credits allocated 6.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination COMMUNITY PSYCHOLOGY
Department of reference Department of Developmental Psychology and Socialisation
E-Learning website
Mandatory attendance No
Language of instruction Italian
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

Teacher in charge MASSIMO SANTINELLO M-PSI/05
Other lecturers ALESSIO VIENO M-PSI/05

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Core courses M-PSI/07 Dynamic Psychology 6.0

Course unit organization
Period First semester
Year 2nd Year
Teaching method distance e-learning

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

Start of activities 07/10/2019
End of activities 18/01/2020
Show course schedule 2019/20 Reg.2011 course timetable

Examination board
Board From To Members of the board
7 2019 01/10/2019 30/09/2020 SANTINELLO MASSIMO (Presidente)
VIENO ALESSIO (Membro Effettivo)

Prerequisites: No pre-requisite are require
Target skills and knowledge: Students will develop competences on community psychology principles and interventions:
- working in multilevel prevention programs
- working with ecological oriented instruments
Examination methods: Written examination, with 21 multiple choice questions and 3 open questions.
Assessment criteria: ability in risponding to all the questions proposed
Course unit contents: Principles of community psychology, prevention, health promotion and empowerment. Promotion of change and its planning across different levels of intervention.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods: Video, forum, papers.
Textbooks (and optional supplementary readings)
  • Santinello M., Vieno A., Lenzi M., Fondamenti di psicologia di comunità. Bologna: Il Mulino, 2018. Cerca nel catalogo
  • Mannarini T., Senso di comunità: come e perchè i legami contano. Milano: McGraw-Hill, 2016. Cerca nel catalogo

Innovative teaching methods: Teaching and learning strategies
  • Video shooting made by the teacher/the students
  • Use of online videos
  • Loading of files and pages (web pages, Moodle, ...)
  • photovoice

Innovative teaching methods: Software or applications used
  • Moodle (files, quizzes, workshops, ...)

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Good Health and Well-Being Reduced Inequalities Sustainable Cities and Communities