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Psychology

My Distance Learning College

Description

Any one wanting to study this interesting course will end up enhancing their own experience in life and will give the student a greater understanding of yourself and others.

This Psychology Course will succeed in providing the student with greater knowledge of feelings, abilities and personalities. Most students also find that they gain a greater satisfaction within their job, their family and social life.

The course presumes no prior knowledge of the subject and will provide you with an amazing and interesting insight into this informative profession.

This course covers topics such as

  • What is psychology?
  • Different approaches to psychology
  • Signs of emotion
  • Theories of emotion
  • Stress and anxiety
  • Sensation and perception
  • Why do we remember?
  • Classical and operant conditioning
  • Parent-child interaction
  • Attachment and separation
  • Sexual development and gender identity
  • Impressions of people
  • Prejudice and discrimination
  • Social pressure on the individual
  • Group norms and conformity
  • Conformity to roles and obedience


Outcomes

On completion of your course, you will receive two qualifications:

Psychology Diploma

Psychology Diploma issued by My Distance Learning College, entitling you to use the letters SAC Dip after your name.

NCFE Level 3 Psychology Award

This Course leads to an NCFE Level 3 Award Certificate for successful learners. That means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to level 3 on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland (in which case GCSE's are at levels 1 and 2 and A Levels are at level 3). In accrediting the program at level 3, NCFE attests that its learning outcomes are at an equivalent level to a level 3 national qualification.

This award has been designed by My Distance Learning College to meet specific learners' or employers' requirements. Accreditation by NCFE is a guarantee of quality. It means that this learning program has been scrutinized and approved by an independent panel of experienced educational professionals and is quality audited biannually by NCFE.


Assessment

After each lesson there will be a question paper, which needs to be completed and submitted to your personal tutor for marking. This method of continual assessment ensures that your personal tutor can consistently monitor your progress and provide you with assistance throughout the duration of the course.

course quick facts
course code DED9173
cost $502.00
estimated time to
complete course
230 Hours
course materials
available
365 Days