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This course will introduce Sigmund Freud’s core ideas and that of his followers within the British Psychoanalytical Society. It is a comprehensive yet accessible overview of psychoanalytic ideas - perfect for those without any prior knowledge.
- 13 recorded lectures, with subtitles
- 13 annotated transcripts of the lectures
- 19 PDF readings included
- Suggested further reading for each lecture
- 61 study questions to help you to check your understanding of the course materials
- a glossary of terms
- Learn about the origins of Psychoanalysis.
- Understand the key concepts of Psychoanalytic theory.
- Discover how Psychoanalytic ideas can be applied broadly, beyond clinical practice
Part 1 - Freud and his theoriesLecture 1 - The nature of Psychoanalysis – Dr. David Bell (58 minutes) Lecture 2 - Freud's Models of the Mind - Mrs. Susan Loden (39 minutes) Lecture 3 - Sexuality - Ms. Megan Virtue (36 minutes) Lecture 4 - Narcissism - Dr. Mary Bradbury (28 minutes) Lecture 5 - Dreams - Dr. Gearoid Fitzgerald (43 minutes) Lecture 6 - Defence Mechanisms - Dr. Catia Galatariotou (57 minutes) Lecture 7 - Transference and Countertransference - Dr. Sergei Grachev (49 minutes) Lecture 8 - The Analytic Setting - Mrs. Anne Amos (43 minutes)
Part 2 - Further Developments in British PsychoanalysisLecture 9 - Psychic Development - Dr. Margot Waddell (1 hour 13 minutes) Lecture 10 - Anna Freud - Mrs. Marianne Parsons (47 minutes) Lecture 11 - Melanie Klein - Mrs. Margaret Rustin (37 minutes) Lecture 12 - Donald Winnicott - Dr. Jan Abram (1 hour 10 minutes) Lecture 13 - Wilfred Bion - Ms. Nicola Abel-Hirsch (34 minutes)
This is an Beginner course and is suitable for all learners. You can find out more about our difficulty levels here.You must have a reasonably good internet connection to view our video content (around 400kbps - 2Mbps download speed, 400kbps+ upload speed). In order to attend the online discussion groups, you must be able to use Skype.
Course with discussion groups - 6 months Course without discussion groups - 4 months You will have access to all course materials at any time for the duration of your chosen course. This allows you to learn at your own pace and review particular topics as needed.At the end of the time period, you will lose access to the course materials.
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