SOW-PSB2BC10EB
Practical Brain & Cognition 2: Clinical Neuropsychology
Course infoSchedule
Course moduleSOW-PSB2BC10EB
Credits (ECTS)1
CategoryB2 (Second year bachelor)
Language of instructionDutch, English
Offered byRadboud University; Faculty of Social Sciences; Psychology;
Lecturer(s)
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Coordinator
dr. A.M. Altgassen
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Examiner
dr. A.M. Altgassen
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Contactperson for the course
dr. A.M. Altgassen
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Lecturer
dr. A.M. Altgassen
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Lecturer
M.G. Jansen
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Academic year2019
Period
PER1  (02/09/2019 to 03/11/2019)
Starting block
PER1
Course mode
full-time
Remark
Working group enrollment opens later via OSIRIS. The date will be announced on Brightspace.
Remarks-
Registration using OSIRISYes
Course open to students from other facultiesYes
Pre-registrationNo
Waiting listNo
Placement procedure-
Aims
Upon completing the course, you will have:
  1. Insight into the discipline of Neuropsychology, in which the relation between brain disorders and behaviour is central.
  2. Ready knowledge of cognitive disorders in various neurological pathologies, with which you can analyse a patient’s cognitive disorders and interpret them in terms of theories about cognitive functions. (FQ 1.2 & 1.3)
  3. Insight into the tasks of a clinical neuropsychologist, such as taking the medical history, and knowledge of how to carry out and interpret diagnostic test procedures such as MoCA and Rey’s Figure. (FQ 6.5, 1.4, 6.1, 6.2).
Content
In this course, you will gain further practical experience with the diagnostic process. You will get to know different neuropsychological tests and you will carry out test procedures, score and interpret the results. 


Exam information

This course comprises two separate components ( SOW-PSB2BC10EA B&C2, 4 EC; SOW-PSB2BC10EB Workgroup assignments B&C2, 1 EC).

Both components need to be passed. 

SOW-PSB2BC10EA requires passing a multiple-choice exam. 
SOW-PSB2BC10EB requires writing two assignments; both of them need to be passed and both will be graded as pass/fail.

 
Level

Presumed foreknowledge
Admission to B2 year.
Test information

Specifics
Deze cursus kan noch als bijvak, noch als contractonderwijs gevolgd worden.
Additional comments
This course can not be taken by external students.

Prerequisites
Admission to B2 year.

Required materials
Literature
Further specific literature will be uploaded on Brightspace.
Book
The course uses the handbook: Clinical neuropsychology, July 2017
ISBN:9789089537591
Author:Roy Kessels, Paul Eling, Rudolf Ponds, Joke Spikman & Martine van Zandvoort.
Publisher:Amsterdam: Boom Uitgevers
Book
Students who prefer the Dutch version of the handbook: Klinische neuropsychologie, 8e oplage, mei 2018.
ISBN:9789024402830
Author:Roy Kessels, Paul Eling, Rudolf Ponds, Joke Spikman & Martine van Zandvoort.
Publisher:Amsterdam: Boom Uitgevers
Course guide
Course manual Brain and Cognition 2: Clinical Neuropsychology (will be posted in due course on Brightspace)

Instructional modes
Practical
Attendance MandatoryYes

Workgroup
Attendance MandatoryYes

Tests
Practical assignment 1
Test weight50
Test typeAssignment
OpportunitiesBlock PER1, Block PER2

Practical assignment 2
Test weight50
Test typeAssignment
OpportunitiesBlock PER1, Block PER2