- Main objective of the Course is the development of a study path that will enhance the student’s critical attitude and ability to compare recent research on animal and human behaviour with the older ones, to understand haow evolutionary psychology has in progress of time assimilated the rules of biologystudying the adaptation of species to environment. To reach this objective the acquisition of psychological and biological competences will be crucial, so these notions will be widely discussed during the lessons.
- Knowledge of the main evolutionary theories, to analyze their theoretical and conceptual frames
. - Knowledge and ability to interpretate the transformation in biologic system, including the cultural ones, in the wider frame of general transformation in animal and human societies.
- Acquire descriptive and analytical competences on the core role of biologic-behavioural and evolutionary processes.
- Ability to interpretate in psychological key, i.e. according of mental functions, the animal and human behaviour.