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Traffic psychology

2022HT

Status Active - open for registrations
School IDA-gemensam (IDA)
Division
Owner Jan Andersson

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Course plan

No of lectures

TBA

Recommended for

The course is mainly intended for PhD students in cognitive science as well as PhD students in computer science, with an interest in vehicle automation, human factors, etc.

The course was last given

The course has not been given before at IDA.

Goals

The main goal is to familiarize students with traffic-psychological research traditions and concepts as well as the application of psychological perspectives in the transport sector.

Prerequisites

Some basic background in cognitive science, human-machine interaction, human factors, or automated vehicles.

Organization

The course consists of seminars, coursework and self-study.

Contents

The course addresses the perspectives of cognitive, social, emotion and neuro-psychology, as well as different methodological approaches, and their application to the transport sector.

Literature

Research articles

Lecturers

Jan Andersson (VTI)

Examiner

Tom Ziemke

Examination

Active participation in mandator seminar discussions and individual coursework.

Credit

6 hp

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