Study programme 2020-2021Français
Psychopathology of Children and Youths
Programme component of Master's in Psychology à la Faculty of Psychology and Education

Students are asked to consult the ECTS course descriptions for each learning activity (AA) to know what special Covid-19 assessment methods are possibly planned for the end of Q3

CodeTypeHead of UE Department’s
contact details
UP-M1-MPSYCH-018-MCompulsory UEGAUGUE JustineP353 - Psychologie clinique de l'enfant et de l'adolescent
  • GAUGUE Justine
  • GALDIOLO Sarah

of instruction
of assessment
HT(*) HTPE(*) HTPS(*) HR(*) HD(*) CreditsWeighting Term
  • Français
Français30000055.001st term

AA CodeTeaching Activity (AA) HT(*) HTPE(*) HTPS(*) HR(*) HD(*) Term Weighting
P-SPCE-168Psychopathology of Children and Youths150000Q150.00%
P-SPCE-228Etude de cas en psychopathologie de l'enfant et de l'adolescent150000Q150.00%
Programme component

Objectives of Programme's Learning Outcomes

  • Analyse a situation (individually or collectively) in reference to theories and methodological approaches within psychology.
    • Master and appropriately mobilise knowledge and methodological approaches to understand and explain the normal/atypical/pathological functioning of individuals, groups or organisations.
    • Analyse and model a situation (individually or collectively) by critically selecting theories and methodological approaches.
  • Communicate and exchange information in a structured and adapted way to the intended purpose and relevant public.
    • Present and structure data in a clear, precise, neutral, and non-oriented way.
    • Present the results of a diagnostic evaluation (orally and in writing) and inform various representatives.
  • Master scientific research methods in psychology.
    • Construct a reference framework, formulate questions or hypotheses from the analysis of scientific literature.

Learning Outcomes of UE

At the end of the lectures, students will be able to: 1.    Contextualize the normal and pathological development of child and adolescent in reference to the French and international diagnostic classifications 2.    Describe and understand the baby's main psychopathological disorders 3.    Describe and understand the child's main psychopathological disorders 4.    Describe and understand the adolescent's main psychopathological disorders

Content of UE

Chapter 1: Normal and pathological development: from infant to adolescent Chapter 2: Early infancy disorders(2.1. Orality disorders; 2.2. Sphincter disorders; 2.3. Sleep disorders; 2.4. Infant depression) Chapter 3: Childhood disorders (3.1. Mental retardation, high-potential, genetic syndromes; 3.2. Anxiety disorders; 3.3. Depression; 3.4. Psychotic and autistic disorders) Chapter 4: Adolescence disorders (4.1. Notion of adolescence; 4.2. Eating disorders; 4.3. Schizophrenia)

Prior Experience

Not applicable

Type of Assessment for UE in Q1

  • Presentation and/or works

Q1 UE Assessment Comments

Not applicable

Type of Assessment for UE in Q3

  • Presentation and/or works

Q3 UE Assessment Comments

Not applicable

Type of Resit Assessment for UE in Q1 (BAB1)

  • N/A

Q1 UE Resit Assessment Comments (BAB1)

Not applicable

Type of Teaching Activity/Activities

AAType of Teaching Activity/Activities
  • Cours magistraux
  • Conférences
  • Cours magistraux

Mode of delivery

AAMode of delivery
  • Mixed
  • Mixed

Required Reading


Required Learning Resources/Tools

AARequired Learning Resources/Tools
P-SPCE-168Not applicable
P-SPCE-228Slides, scientific papers and videos on Moodle

Recommended Reading


Recommended Learning Resources/Tools

AARecommended Learning Resources/Tools
P-SPCE-168Not applicable
P-SPCE-228Not applicable

Other Recommended Reading

AAOther Recommended Reading
P-SPCE-168Not applicable
P-SPCE-228Not applicable

Grade Deferrals of AAs from one year to the next

AAGrade Deferrals of AAs from one year to the next
(*) HT : Hours of theory - HTPE : Hours of in-class exercices - HTPS : hours of practical work - HD : HMiscellaneous time - HR : Hours of remedial classes. - Per. (Period), Y=Year, Q1=1st term et Q2=2nd term
Date de génération : 09/07/2021
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