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Course Features

Video

None

Audio

Low

Animation

Low

Equivalent to FETAC

Level 5

Equivalent to QCF (UK)

Level 3

Language

EN

Publisher

XSIQ

Rating

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Learning Outcome

Modules in Biology and Behaviour in Psychology

Classical conditioning

This course covers classical conditioning, also known as respondent or Pavlovian conditioning.

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Operant conditioning

This course covers topics in operant conditioning such as learning, punishment, and operant conditioning in practice.

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Learning theory

This course covers empirical research in psychology and how to write references from journals, books, the Internet, and CD-ROMS.

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States of consciousness

This course covers topics related to states of consciousness such as waking consciousness, sleep, dreams, and sleep deprivation.

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The biological basis for behaviour

This course covers topics related to anatomy and function of the nervous system such as the cerebral hemispheres, the spinal cord, somatic and automatic nervous systems, and the sympathetic and parasympathetic nervous systems.

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Stress

This course covers physiological and psychological affects of prolonged exposure to arousal states such as stress.

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Comments & Reviews

  • Sonya Davis United States of America Very informative 2014-07-29 00:07:08
  • Eidan Manoah Israel very nice course 2014-07-27 13:07:19
  • Ray Carey United Kingdom A fantastic resource and great learning aid. Very much recommended. Ray 2014-07-25 17:07:55
  • Adam Morrissey Australia I enjoyed learning these topics. Thank you. 2014-07-25 07:07:12
  • Carmen Stewart United States of America I enjoyed this course very much. I learned a lot and it was presented in a way that I was able to retain the information I was learning. I was pleased with the results of my assessment. 2014-07-23 21:07:32
  • Margaret Erhabor Nigeria Good refresher 2014-07-16 07:07:08
  • Racquel Lucio Trinidad and Tobago Very 2014-07-13 19:07:14
  • Epiphania Mfundo Tanzania The course was an eye opener. Short but lots to comprehend. 2014-07-04 12:07:14
  • Alexander Agyemang kwabena Ghana the study of biology and behaviour in psychoiogy course is very vital for every living thing. because it help to really understand who we are and how we really function...... 2014-07-02 20:07:15
  • slab solution Pakistan behavior is an overt action which underlie mental process and physiological process.in order to understand the essence of behavior as a whole understanding of physiological process and and process of life cycle required. 2014-07-02 12:07:27
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Biology and Behaviour in Psychology

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