For students attending the course Social and Affective Neuroscience course code 2QA346

This course takes you on a journey into the exploration of how the brain shapes and enables our social and affective behaviors. We will examine key questions, such as how we learn from each other, when and in what ways social norms influence us, and how our communication and social decision-making unfold. Here on the course website you will find information about what you need to do to keep your place, links to the course plan (incl. bibliography), schedule and contact details.


Important Information 

50% with 100% distance teaching. Teaching during the day with teacher support via the Canvas learning platform. On-line live lectures according to schedule during daytime Swedish time, and teacher support on KI:s learning platform. Some course elements are mandatory (!) and requires participation live, you find the schedule at the student web. Non-mandatory lectures are recorded and may be watched afterwards. Access to a computer with an internet connection is required. Examination takes place through written assignments and a digital exam online. 

Course period HT24: 2024-09-02-2024-11-10 


Registration to keep your place and participate in the course is mandatory. You register yourself in Ladok. The registration period for HT24 runs from 2024-08-12 - 2024-08-27. More information about webbregistrering


Schedulde will bee published closer to HT24

Course evaluation

Course evaluation takes place after the first course round HT24

Contact information

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Johanna Olsson

Course administrator

Student account och Canvas

Everyone who studies at KI gets a student account that gives access to a number of services, including e-mail and the learning platform Canvas, etc. In Canvas you will find, among other things, course materials, any submission tasks and can keep in touch with teachers and fellow students.

Familiarize yourself with the learning platform before the start of the course with the Canvas student guide.

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