2023-2024 / PSYC0059-1

Cognitive psychopathology


30h Th

Number of credits

 Master in psychology (120 ECTS)3 crédits 


Frank Laroi

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the first semester, review in January


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

This course aims to present a cognitive approach to psychopathology and to illustrate this approach through different psychopathological states and conditions.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

Cognitive psychopathology: Principles and methods. Links between cognitive psychopathology and cognitive neuropsychology. Different types of cognitive difficulties: cognitive deficits, cognitive biases and dysfunctional beliefs. Cognitive models of different psychopathological states and conditions such as schizophrenia, addiction, depression, etc.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

There are no prerequisites

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

There are no workshops

Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)


Recommended or required readings

There are no written notes

Written exam

Work placement(s)

there is no work placement

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course

Obilgatory presence the first lecture.
PowerPoint slides for each course are available on MyUlg before each course


Frank Laroi (flaroi@ulg.ac.be)

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