8.3309 The Psychology of Human Error


Typ Sprache empf. Semester ECTS SWS Raum Zeit Semester Jahr
S e 3 4 2 Di 12-14 W 2017
BSc: Wahlpflichtbereich
BSc Prüfungsgebiet: Kognitive Psychologie (KOGW-WPM-KNP)


Prerequisites: Lecture Cognitive Psychology / Neuropsychology

Human erroneous behavior is not random. In this course, we will be concerned with the basic psychological principles underlying human errors from putting sun lotion onto your toothbrush to nuclear power plant accidents. Moreover, we will evaluate our own errors as well as potentially hazardous factors in our environment.

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