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Online Certificate in Psychology

This online certificate in Psychology offers an introduction into Psychology and its broad areas of specialism

This course provides students with the opportunity to explore some of the most important and upcoming fields of study within the discipline. There are five modules which include Introduction to Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Cyber Psychology and Abnormal Psychology. Each module is accompanied by an online tutorial and end of module assessment to consolidate the learning. As you progress with the course you can avail of continued support via portal access.

 

 

Course Details

This course is for anyone interested in expanding their knowledge of Psychology with the possibility of going on to further study. As it is online it can be completed in a time frame that suits the student. Those taking this course may also be thinking of further study in the area of Counselling and Psychotherapy and this will provide some insight into the foundational aspects which are developed in counselling. Certain topics covered may also be of interest to those working in the areas of childcare and mental health.

 

Start Date & Duration: You can begin the Online Certificate in Psychology at any time, there are five modules to complete.


Assessment: 5 x online multiple choice questionnaire  and 5 x personal reflections

 

Eligability: As this is an introductory course there are no enry requirements


Please Note:
the start date given on the Booking Form is a system generated to date - you can start this course at any time and will be emailed your access to the course material 3-5 days after you enrol.

 

WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?

This course is for anyone interested in expanding their knowledge of Psychology with the possibility of going on to further study. As it is online it can be completed in a time frame that suits the student. Those taking this course may also be thinking of further study in the area of Counselling and Psychotherapy and this will provide some insight into the foundational aspects which are developed in counselling. Certain topics covered may also be of interest to those working in the areas of childcare and mental health.  As it an introductory course there are no entry requirements.



WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF DOING THIS COURSE?  

Upon completion of this course you will have a greater understanding of some of the most important areas in Psychology. The content covered will equip students with a broad understanding of the diverse nature of Psychology. Many areas of study can benefit from a grounding in the core aspects of Psychological theory. Also, in a world where social media and online platforms are being used, an understanding as to how these can impact human interactions is essential. Those who take this course will be well equipped to identify areas of further study while at the same time being better prepared for commencing any additional study in the area.

Syllabus

  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Cyber Psychology
  • Abnormal Psychology

 

WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?

You will learn about a number of ideas and theories which make up the various aspects of Psychology. In the introduction you will be presented with a broad overview of the growth of Psychology and some of the main contributors and contributions to the discipline. From there you will learn more about Developmental, Cognitive, Cyber and Abnormal Psychology. Students will explore some of the main ideas within each module and their impact on individuals and society. You will identify areas you may wish to pursue and have an opportunity to evidence your learning by completing brief online assessments.



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