(Short Course) Understanding Psychology
- Duration 6 weeks
- Location Blended Learning
Why choose this course?
Society today showcases a number of social issues such as prejudice, internet addiction and bullying. This short course is designed to introduce you to understanding the psychology behind these issues.
Key course features
• Have the opportunity to take part in a variety of interesting learning methods such as watching video clips, completing quizzes, and taking part in online discussions.
• Develop your critical thinking skills and understanding of current research within psychology.
• This course is great for anyone who wants to know more about psychology and how we can use it to understand and explain different contextual issues within our day-to-day lives.
What you will study
A range of topics will be studied to understand how psychology can explain current events / contemporary issues such as:
- Arts in Health
- Poverty and Inequality
- Prosocial Behaviour
- Positive Psychology
Entry requirements & applying
To book, visit our online shop.
The booking for this course closes a week before the course start date. If you would like to find out more about future dates for this course please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Teaching & Assessment
Structured Portfolio in which the student must:
a) Demonstrate understanding of psychological theory and research. For example students will contribute to on-line fora through posting their own understanding of theory and research and commenting on other students posts.
b) Apply psychological theory and knowledge to a range of topical issues. For example students will be invited to select a topic area on which to put together either a poster presentation or an oral presentation.
Fees & funding
This course commences on 4th July 2022 and runs for 6 weeks. There will be one on campus session towards the end of the course. For further information, please contact email@example.com.