merger merger

Welcome to your new course portal!

On October 15th, hotcourses.com moved to findcourses.co.uk - which means you can now find all your favourite courses right here. Don't worry - you can still do all the things that you could do before.

All you need to do is search.

Show findcourses.co.uk as: Mobile

Psychology Studies

Open Study College
Course summary
1,199 GBP
English
Online courses
Professional Training

Course description

Psychology Level 3:

 

Unit 1: Defining Psychology

  • Introduction
  • Psychology practice and approaches
  • Behaviourism
  • Classification of psychology

Unit 2: Research Methods in Psychology

  • Qualitative or quantitative
  • Ethical considerations
  • Experimental and non-experimental methods
  • Analysing and presenting data

Unit 3: Psychological Abnormality

  • The Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders
  • Schizophrenia
  • Depression
  • Personality disorders

Unit 4: Behaviour and Experience

  • The central nervous system
  • Sensory processes
  • Addictive behaviour
  • Drug addiction
  • Alcohol addiction
  • Smoking addiction
  • Motivation

Unit 5: Cognitive Psychology

  • Perception
  • Attention
  • Language acquisition
  • Memory
  • Development of the shelf

Unit 6: Social Psychology

  • Conformity
  • Groups and group behaviour
  • Altruism
  • Pro-social and anti-social behaviour
  • Aggression

 

Child Psychology Level 3:

 

Unit 1: Defining Child Psychology

  • How can we define childhood?
  • Historical perspectives of childhood
  • Emergence of psychology
  • Psychoanalytical perspective
  • Behaviourism
  • Classical conditioning
  • Changing behaviour
  • The cognitive, physiological, scientific, humanistic and evolutionary approaches to psychology
  • Research methods in psychology
  • Child psychology tools

Unit 2: Forming Relationships in Childhood

  • Attachment
  • Nature/nurture debate
  • Bowlby's theory
  • Innate programming
  • Different types of attachment
  • Disruption of attachment
  • The childs first relationship

Unit 3: Perception, Cognition and Language

  • Understanding language
  • Cognitive structure and input
  • Plurals, syntax and grammar
  • The relevance of language to child psychology
  • Cognition
  • Vision and cognitive development
  • Hearing and cognitive development
  • Perception
  • Piaget
  • Socialization

Unit 4: Emotional, Social and Moral Development

  • Social learning theory
  • Cognitive priming
  • Kohlberg's perspective
  • Eisenberg's perspective
  • Emotion and morality
  • Temperament and emotional development

Module 5: Children's Minds

  • Memory and memory processes
  • Short and long term memory
  • Models of memory
  • Prenatal memory and learning
  • From memory to mental activity
  • The organisation of children's minds
  • How children view others in their world
  • How does all this relate to child psychology?

Unit 6: Moving Towards Adulthood

  • Adolescence
  • Development
  • Having a sense of gender
  • Change

NLP Level 3:

 

Unit 1: Development of NLP

  • Anatomy of the brain
  • What is NLP?
  • Historical development of NLP
  • NLP Uses
  • NLP Application
  • NLP Modelling
  • Core Skills
  • Anchoring
  • Reframing
  • Presuppositions

Unit 2: NLP Principles

  • NLP focus
  • Pyramid of outcomes
  • Positive intention
  • State model
  • Life content model
  • SMART goals
  • Chunking
  • Core competencies and skills
  • Levels of communication

Unit 3: NLP Values, Belief Systems and Modalities

  • Defining belief systems and values
  • Maslows Hierarchy of Needs
  • Attachment and developmental theories
  • Revisiting learning styles
  • Applying predicates (preferences)
  • Additional NLP modalities

Unit 4: Levels in NLP and Language

  • Language acquisition
  • NLP levels
  • Transference
  • Meta programming
  • Revisiting learning styles and preferences

Unit 5: NLP Programme Design

  • Application of core competencies and skills
  • How to plan and design a programme
  • Reframing approach and various types
  • Modelling approach
  • Anchoring approach
  • Reinforcement of behaviour changes

Unit 6: Applications of NLP and Professional Practice

  • An overview of ethical practice and professional codes
  • Legal responsibilities such as data protection
  • Coaching and training
  • Professional development
  • Group settings and contexts
  • Human resource contexts (workplace and interviews etc.)
  • Skills development

 

Advanced Psychology:

 

Unit 1: Social Influence and Conformity

  • Internalisation
  • Identification
  • Compliance
  • Informational social influence
  • Normative social influence
  • Conformity to social roles
  • Explanations for obedience
  • Resistance to social influence and minority influence
  • Role of social influence in social change

Unit 2: Psychopathology

  • Abnormality
  • Deviation from social norms
  • Behavioural, emotional and cognitive characteristics of phobias, depression and obsessive compulsive disorder
  • Cognitive approach to explaining and treating depression
  • Biological approach to explaining and treating OCD

Unit 3: The Psychology of Stress

  • Physiology of stress
  • Role of stress in illness
  • Sources of stress
  • Measuring stress
  • Individual differences in stress
  • Individual differences in personality types A, B and C
  • Individual differences in associated behaviours
  • Managing and coping with stress

Unit 4: Debates in Psychology

  • Gender and culture in psychology
  • Free will and determinism
  • The nature-nurture debate
  • Holism and reductionism

Unit 5: Approached in Psychology

  • Behaviourist approach
  • Social learning theory
  • The cognitive approach
  • The emergence of cognitive neuroscience
  • The biological approach

Unit 6: Forensic Psychology

  • Problems in defining crime
  • Ways of measuring crime
  • Offering profiling
  • Biological and psychological explanation of offending behaviour and how offending behaviour is managed

Why choose Open Study College

Trusted by over 90,000 students

Study from home, at your own pace

Discounts on selected courses

Expenses



Pay Now: GBP 1199.00
OR 6 Monthly Instalments of GBP 194.85 with a deposit of GBP
129.90 totalling 1,299

Get Inspired! Watch the Video

If you want to up-skill, change career or study to fuel a hobby, explore distance learning with Open Study College. You can study anywhere, your sofa, your garden, or even the local park, with a personal tutor on hand to guide you throughout.

With over 650 courses, from A Levels to accountancy, animal care to beauty therapy, join over 90,000 learners and get an accredited qualification today.

About provider

Open Study College

Open Study College - the distance learning experts

At Open Study College we have helped more than 90,000 students over the last 13 years to enrol on courses that have helped them to achieve their goals. Offering over 650 courses ranging from childcare to beauty therapy, we have...


Read more and show all courses with this provider

Request info

Fill out your details to find out more about Psychology Studies.

  Contact the provider

  Get more information

  Register your interest

Request Information

Find out more about this Psychology Studies course - simply fill out your details:

Reviews

There are no reviews available yet.

Not sure where to start?
U.K. L&D Report: 2019 - Benchmark Your Workplace Learning Strategy

Are you curious about the L&D strategies of some of the U.K.'s top companies?

Find out what they're up to in findcourses.co.uk's second annual U.K. L&D Report!

uk-ld-report-2019

Learn more

Be Inspired - watch the videos

Similar Courses