Introduction to Psychology
- Start date(s):
- 29 Jan 2018
- 6 weeks
- Course Code:
- Study Mode:
- Part Time
- Attendance Type:
- Attendance Pattern:
- Framwellgate Moor Campus
- Course costs:
Gain an insight into how the mind works, and how individuals think, feel and act, with this introduction to psychology.
You will study the science of the mind and how we behave, as well as key psychological approaches. Ideas and theories of famous psychologists will be introduced.
This course offers an introduction to Psychology, and the science of the mind and behaviour. You will gain an insight into how the mind works and how each of us may think, feel and act in different situations.
You will explore various psychological approaches, including behaviourist, cognitivist, humanist, social and psychoanalytic. You will also be introduced to the ideas and theories of famous psychologists. By the end of the course, you will begin to analyse and evaluate these approaches and start to relate them to real-life situations.
Modules will include the following:
- Identify different psychological perspectives and which will be covered in this course
- Introduction to Humanism
- Psychodynamic Perspective
- Biological Perspective
- Cognitivist Perspective.
Average number of hours per week
*Days and times of study are subject to change. Timetables are confirmed at the start of term.
Please note these prices are for the current academic year and may be subject to change for our courses starting in future years.
You are not required to have an interview to gain access to this course.
There are no entry requirments for this course.