1. Learning the origin, scope and structure of the discipline of environmental psychology.
2. Applying methods to do environmental research.
3. Relation between design and environmental psychology.
This elective was on the relation between people and their environment from a psychological perspective. First, we were asked to write an essay containing a critical analysis and comparison of two theories in environment-behavior research. Second, we applied these theories in setting up and conducting field research to answer the question: How is the neighborhood Woenselse Heide West being used and what are important features for the residents?