Theories of Personality

3 ECTS / Semester
  • Understand the concept of personality and its historical development;
  • Differentiate the main theoretical models of personality, its empirical support and reference assessment approaches;
  • Recognize the main theoretical and empirical approaches to personality development;
  • Analyze current topics concerning “personality and individual differences”.


Associate Professor / Researcher
António Manuel Godinho da Fonseca is a Psychologist and Associate Professor at the Faculty of Education and Psychology, Catholic University of Portugal, in Porto…