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Biology and Behaviour in Psychology Course


Biology and Behaviour in Psychology
Biology and Behaviour in Psychology

Gain a good understanding of biology and human behaviour


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Course Description

This free online learning course introduces the learner to the basic principles of Psychology from both a behavioural and biological perspective. The topics include classical and operant conditioning, the brain and the nervous system, stress and states of consciousness. All ALISON graduates are entitled to certification. This free Psychology course is an excellent complement to face-to-face classes and as a study guide or for those who would like to familiarise themselves with the fundamentals of Psychology.

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To qualify for your official ALISON Diploma, Certificate or PDF you must study and complete all modules and score 80% or more in each of the course assessments. A link to purchase your Diploma certificate will then appear under the My Certificates heading of your My Account page.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

After completing this course you will gain a good knowledge of classical and operant conditioning. You will be more familiar with different concepts of learning theory and states of consciousness. You will be able to identify the biological basis of behaviour. This course will help you understand types of stress and the relationship between stress and disease.

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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 409 votes
Course Title: Biology and Behaviour in Psychology
Course #: 234
Course Publisher: XSIQ
Course Category: 6
Content Origin: Australian School Curriculum
Course Description: This free online learning course introduces the learner to the basic principles of Psychology from both a behavioural and biological perspective. The topics include classical and operant conditioning, the brain and the nervous system, stress and states of consciousness. All ALISON graduates are entitled to certification. This free Psychology course is an excellent complement to face-to-face classes and as a study guide or for those who would like to familiarise themselves with the fundamentals of Psychology.
License:
Release Date: 11 February 2013
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 3-4 Hours
Video/Audio: None
Audio Only: Low
Animation: Low
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level: Post-Secondary
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Julie Thomas
    Julie Thomas United States of America Interesting refresher for basic psychology terms 2016-05-12 00:05:40
  • Vicky  Ash
    Vicky Ash United States of America Very interesting course,I couldn't put it down,loved it 2016-05-10 18:05:50
  • Shivi Malhotra
    Shivi Malhotra India It is a very interesting and informative course. 2016-04-15 16:04:15
  • gary maclaren
    gary maclaren United Kingdom I have never heard of these forms of psychology, but it has opened my eyes to how conditioning works in every day life that I was not aware of prior to studying this course. Very insightful. 2016-04-03 13:04:05
  • Elizabeth Foster
    Elizabeth Foster United Kingdom Enjoyed the course and I learned a lot from it. 2016-03-02 19:03:44
  • chikaodili chiemezie
    chikaodili chiemezie Nigeria Behaviour in psychology is related to the science of living things 2016-02-05 10:02:52
  • Charles Anonge
    Charles Anonge Nigeria This course is so imparting, It deals tremendously with the biological psychological behaviours of human creature. I really love this course. 2016-02-04 13:02:29
  • Samantha Griffiths
    Samantha Griffiths United Kingdom Fantastic course very recommended to all 2016-01-30 22:01:34
  • James Moir
    James Moir United Kingdom Excellent 2016-01-21 15:01:15
  • Kay Gregory
    Kay Gregory United Kingdom I enjoyed this course. It gave a great introduction to Psychology and brain activity. 2015-11-16 21:11:22
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