Psychology Diploma Level 3

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The ancient civilizations of Egypt, Greece, China, India, and Persia all delved into the study of psychology. This is because psychology lies at the intersection of a variety of other disciplines, including biology, medicine, linguistics, philosophy, anthropology, sociology, and artificial intelligence. This Psychology course takes a deeper look at the inner workings of our mind and how we think, act and feel.

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Course Description

About this Course

This course in Psychology explains the biochemical and psychological reasons behind our behaviour and our understanding of how the mind works.

Study Time:120 hours
Enrolment length:12 months
Course Format:Paper or Online
Entry Requirements:None Specific

Qualification

This course will introduce you to scientific principles within Psychology and show you how, as we develop, our brains change over time. You will learn which behaviours are learned and which are genetic or developmental. Alongside this, you will learn how our treatments and studies of the human mind have changed over time with our understanding and technology.

Method

This course comes to you as a paper course pack which you can work through in your own time. By reading through the lessons on the course and with the help of a personal tutor you will be able to learn all of the necessary knowledge required to tackle the tutor marked assignments that are used to assess the course. Alternatively, you can study for this course online to save some money on your course and study through the internet with the materials available 24/7 on any computer or smart device.

Course Content

This course assesses the following units:

Module 1: The Science of Psychology

Module 2: How We Learn

Module 3: How We Develop

Module 4: Relating to others

Module 5: Social influence

Module 6: Your Brain: A User’s Guide

Module 7: Consciousness and the Brain

Module 8: Attention and Thinking

Module 9: Memory

Module 10: Personality

Module 11: Intelligence

Module 12: Applying Psychology

Assessments

To pass this course learners must complete a number of assignments. These are completed after navigating through the lessons which are sent to students and writing your answers to assignment questions. Once these have been read and marked by your personal tutor, feedback and marks are provided to students which contain helpful tips to improve work in future assignments.

Support

A tutor will be able for support via post or e-mail, with our student support team also on hand to help with any queries you may have. Assignments must be submitted to your tutor through email and these are then marked as soon as possible.

NCFE Certification

NCFE Certification

This course has been accredited under NCFE IIQ Licence by NCC Resources Limited which has been approved as an NCFE Investing in Quality (IIQ) centre to give formal recognition to courses. At the end of this course successful learners will be awarded a certificate of achievement by NCFE. The training courses have been designed specifically to meet the needs of learners who prefer to study from home. The course measurable learning outcomes have been benchmarked at the level stated (using Ofqual’s Qualification and Credit Framework (QCF) level descriptors) to allow you to consider the depth of study, difficulty, and level of achievement involved.

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