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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 476 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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  • Joanne Taylor
    Joanne Taylor United Kingdom Loved the course clear and easy to follow would highly recommend 2017-02-09 19:02:18
  • sukanya Dutta
    sukanya Dutta India This course is useful for beginners with an interest in behaviour psychology. the course content and layout is adapted to beginners. thanks for creating this learning course that was both detailed and gave me insight to many unknown areas. 2017-01-27 06:01:38
  • Tony Bartlett
    Tony Bartlett United Kingdom I found the course very insightful and enjoyed learning the different stages of sleep . 2016-11-16 20:11:02
  • Raghvendra Sahu
    Raghvendra Sahu India Simply awesome! 2016-08-15 15:08:04
  • Indunil Madhusankha Bassa Hewayalage
    Indunil Madhusankha Bassa Hewayalage Sri Lanka This is such a wonderful course. Easy to handle and very flexible. Can be learnt at our own pace. A stunning qualification. I would recommend it to anybody who wished to to gain a general understanding of the area of psychology. 2016-07-24 05:07:51
  • RAKHI BANERJEE
    RAKHI BANERJEE India Till now I have learned many things and the experience is wonderful. 2016-07-18 07:07:07
  • Sneha Manthena
    Sneha Manthena India I am very happy that I learnt biology and behaviour in Psychology course. I am very keen to learn more courses from Alison. 2016-07-08 16:07:07
  • Lion Djajono
    Lion Djajono Indonesia This course is very helpful and should be taken by person who wants to sharpen the psychological knowledge. Thanks a lot 2016-07-07 08:07:35
  • Cristina Gherghel
    Cristina Gherghel United Kingdom Was really awesome and learned many facts. I am grateful. 2016-07-04 13:07:29
  • Joseph Dinju
    Joseph Dinju Nigeria Is interesting I had learned a lot except am not comfortable, undertake the lesson I will look for a more convenient place next. 2016-07-04 01:07:24
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