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Diploma in Human Behavior

Learn about the science of human behavior from basic and advanced psychological processes from this free online course.

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This free online course Diploma in Human Behavior will enable you to gain insight into the science of human behavior. Learn about the human psychological processes ranging from the lower cognitive process of sensation to the more advanced process of social influence and cognition. Start this course today and improve your knowledge of the patterns of human interaction!
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    15-20 Hours
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This free human behavior course will give you a clear understanding of cognitive processes and patterns of human interactions. Diploma in Human Behavior will teach you about the science of human behavior and basic and advanced psychological processes. You will first learn about the schools of psychology, contemporary psychological perspectives of human behavior, and the ethics of psychological research.

Next, you will be introduced to the basic psychological processes in human behavior. You will study the mechanism of the sensory system and the signal detection theory. The course discusses the processes of perception and models of the recognition network. Then, you will study the advanced psychological processes which involve the principles of learning and conditioning and the types of human memory. You will also analyze the development of language and human thought processes. Finally, you will discuss the processes of intelligence, emotion, personality, social influence, and social cognition.

By taking this free online course from Alison, you will gain in-depth knowledge of the factors affecting human behavioral patterns and techniques for managing behavioral issues. This detailed course is ideal for students, researchers, health professionals, and anyone with an interest in mental processes and human interactions. Check out this course today, and improve your knowledge of human cognitive levels in no time.

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The Science of Human Behavior

Basic Psychological Processes

Advanced Psychological Processes - Learning and Conditioning

Advanced Psychological Processes - Memory

Advanced Psychological Processes - Language and Thought

Diploma in Human Behavior - First Assessment

Advanced Psychological Processes - Intelligence

Advanced Psychological Processes - Emotion

Advanced Psychological Processes - Personality

Advanced Psychological Processes - Social Influence and Cognition

Diploma in Human Behavior - Second Assessment

Course assessment

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, you should be able to:

  • Evaluate the methods of psychological research
  • Indicate the requirements of the sensory system
  • Categorize the various types of learning in human behavior
  • Analyze the various types of human memory
  • Discuss the development of language
  • Outline the cognitive bases of intelligence
  • Evaluate the major theories of emotion
  • Evaluate the major theories of personality
  • Indicate the methods of measuring personality
  • Discuss the factors that modulate social behavior


All Alison courses are free to enrol, study and complete. To successfully complete this Diploma course and become an Alison Graduate, you need to achieve 80% or higher in each course assessment. Once you have completed this Diploma course, you have the option to acquire an official Diploma, which is a great way to share your achievement with the world. Your Alison Diploma is:

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An incentive for you to continue empowering yourself through lifelong learning

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