SPD4_PPS1 Psychopathology 1

Faculty of Education
Autumn 2021
Extent and Intensity
20/0/0. 5 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Taught in person.
prof. PhDr. Evžen Řehulka, CSc. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
prof. PhDr. Marie Vítková, CSc.
Department of Special and Inclusive Education - Faculty of Education
Contact Person: PhDr. Mgr. Ilona Fialová, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Special and Inclusive Education - Faculty of Education
Thu 23. 9. to Thu 16. 12. Thu 15:00–15:50 kancelář vyučujícího
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
The course leads the students to understand the etiology and pathogenesis of mental disorders and to describe and classify mental disorders in the areas of consciousness, cognitive processes, memory and attention, emotion, intelligence, will, motivation, acting, motivation and personality. The psychological, pedagogical and social point of view is accentuated.
Learning outcomes
Student, after completing the course, knows the basics of psychology of the patients and especially the point of view of psychopathology.
  • 1. Introduction, definition, content of the subject 2. Psychological issues of patients and people with disabilities 3. Etiology of mental disorders and their classification 4. Stress, burnout, fatigue 5. Frustration, trauma, deprivation, crisis 6. Disorders of consciousness 7. Disorders of perception 8. Attention Deficits 9. Intellectual Disorders 10. Emotional disorders 11. Thinking disorders 12. Disease disturbances 13. Disturbances of will and free behavior 14. Memory malfunctions 15. Personality disorders
    required literature
  • PUGNEROVÁ, Michaela and Jana KVINTOVÁ. Přehled poruch psychického vývoje. Vydání 1. Praha: Grada, 2016. 293 stran. ISBN 9788024754529. info
  • OREL, Miroslav. Psychopatologie : nauka o nemocech duše. 2., aktualizované a doplně. Praha: Grada, 2016. 338 stran. ISBN 9788024755168. info
  • ČEŠKOVÁ, Eva and Hana KUČEROVÁ. Psychopatologie a psychiatrie : pro psychology a speciální pedagogy. Edited by Mojmír Svoboda. Vyd. 2. Praha: Portál, 2012. 317 s. ISBN 9788026202165. info
Teaching methods
Assessment methods
Written test.
Language of instruction
Further Comments
The course is taught each semester.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2016, Autumn 2017, Spring 2018, Autumn 2018, Spring 2019, Autumn 2019, Spring 2020, autumn 2020.
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