711-0510/04 – Psychology and Interpersonal Communication (PS IP G)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Social SciencesCredits3
Subject guarantorMgr. Libuše Páleníčková, Ph.D.Subject version guarantorPhDr. Iva Jašková
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2003/2004Year of cancellation2010/2011
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study types
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
JAS17 PhDr. Iva Jašková
MAT17 Mgr. Jana Matochová, Ph.D.
MIC37 PhDr. Miloš Míček
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 0+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

basic orientation in theories of personality and social psychology, problems of motivation, groups dynamic , comunication and negotiation are aimed to practical skills in dealing with people.

Teaching methods



The world of psychology, different aproaches to personality, motivation and its application in work, perception, thought and creativity, social psychology - basic introduction, formation of the groups, group structure, social control through groups, jgroups effectivnes, attitudes and attitude change, basic problems of communication, conflicthandling, negotiation, harvard method, presenttation, asertivity.

Compulsory literature:

Cummins, Denise D. (1995). The Other Side of Psychology St. Martin's Press, New York A. De Vito, J. (2014). Essentials of Human Communication. Hunter College of the City University of New York

Recommended literature:

Lilienfeld Scott O., Lynn Steven Jay, Ruscio John, Beyerstein Barry L. (2010). 50 Great Myths of Popular Psychology. WILEY-BLACKWELL Publication

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

solving case problems on negotiation and conflict handling


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Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1. The world of psychology 2. Different aproaches to personality 3. Motivation and its application in work 4. Perception 5. Thought and creativity 6.Social psychology - basic introduction 7.Formation of the groups, group structure, social control through groups, jgroups effectivnes 8. Attitudes and attitude change 9. Basic problems of communication 10. Conflicthandling 11. Negotiation, Harvard method 12. Presenttation 13. Asertivity.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 1960/1961 Summer semester)
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Exercises evaluation Credit 85  0
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2008/2009 (B2102) Mineral Raw Materials (3904R022) Waste Treatment and Disposal P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory study plan

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