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Diploma in Psychology


Diploma in Psychology
Diploma in Psychology

Receive your Diploma in Psychology and gain a greater understanding of theory, behavior and ethical issues.


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Course Description

ALISON's free online Diploma in Psychology is an engaging course, and is packed with features to help you understand and evaluate classic and contemporary psychology. It is ideal for those who want to gain comprehensive understanding of the main elements of psychology, and will be of great benefit to students in their career progression.

Topics covered include classical conditioning, learning theory, the biological basis of behavior, visual perceptions, memory, and cognition.

The Research Methodology section allows you to cast a critical eye on the research process, to explore the nature of psychology as an evolving science, and understand some of the ethical issues faced by psychologists.

Certification

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 your Diploma certificate will then appear under the My Certificates heading of your My Account page.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this psychology diploma course you will have an understanding of classical conditioning terms, ethical issues and more. It will teach you operant conditioning such as practice, punishment and learning aspects. You will have knowledge of psychology of attention such as visual perception, visual illusions, memory, sensory and different theories. This course will help you understand the research methods in psychology, including aspects such as ethical considerations, professional conduct, negative correlation, scatter diagram, strength of correlation when measuring a relationship between variables, placebo effect, random and stratified sampling. This course will be extremely beneficial when learning how to write references from journals, books, the internet and CD-ROMS.


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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 1715 reviews
Course Title: Diploma in Psychology
Course #: 261
Course Publisher: XSIQ
Course Category: 25
Content Origin:
Course Description: ALISON's free online Diploma in Psychology is an engaging course, and is packed with features to help you understand and evaluate classic and contemporary psychology. It is ideal for those who want to gain comprehensive understanding of the main elements of psychology, and will be of great benefit to students in their career progression.

Topics covered include classical conditioning, learning theory, the biological basis of behavior, visual perceptions, memory, and cognition.

The Research Methodology section allows you to cast a critical eye on the research process, to explore the nature of psychology as an evolving science, and understand some of the ethical issues faced by psychologists.
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Release Date: 15 August 2013
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 10-15 Hours
Video/Audio: None
Audio Only: None
Animation: Medium
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 18+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level: Third Level
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: No
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • KEFAS ISHAYA
    KEFAS ISHAYA Nigeria Diploma in Psychology is really a course that if need be to be introduce in the education curriculum of high schools to give the student a really sense of understanding of the course of preference. Psychology is more of the behavioral assessment of the activities of the functionalities of an individual. Diploma in Psychology is a essential in all areas of life, in driving, dancing, sleeping etc; for instance, it helps me to have a broad understanding of how some logic came about in mathematics and electrical. It is more of science and research and it involves in taking the attention of oneself and another. Therefore Diploma in Psychology is a course to be involved with 2015-09-02 20:09:05
  • Anthony Eguabor
    Anthony Eguabor Nigeria Cool 2015-08-17 16:08:19
  • Ravi Chandra Matcha
    Ravi Chandra Matcha India I think it is a very useful course for those who want to study psychology & further their career chances 2015-08-06 11:08:50
  • Maidhc Wing
    Maidhc Wing Spain Very informative and very helpful in helping me reach my professional/educational goals. 2015-07-31 17:07:59
  • Kat M
    Kat M United States of America Easy, fun, and of course educational! Wonderful in all ways! 2015-07-31 01:07:11
  • Zayzay Kolubah
    Zayzay Kolubah Liberia I really enjoy the course thank so much the course is very educative. However, please make the assessment module area simple for we the distance student that doing the course online. 2015-07-23 19:07:19
  • Caleb Frank
    Caleb Frank Liberia Am so glad that I came across Alison, and hope to continue learning with them. they are so fluent when it comes to the presentation of their lessons to their students. I thought learning/studying with Alison would be difficult, only to realize that I was misinterpreting Alison. Studying at my own time and place really improve my learning ability. Thank you ALISON! 2015-07-22 14:07:18
  • Zayzay Kolubah
    Zayzay Kolubah Liberia I really appreciate the opportunity which ALISON gave me to study this course online. However, I suggest that all the note should be in one PDF form enable student to grab the concept good and the assessment for the course should be clear. 2015-07-21 21:07:18
  • Samuel David
    Samuel David Nigeria Is a nice course, it widen your knowladge on behaviour and socialization. 2015-07-21 08:07:53
  • sarfo Silence
    sarfo Silence Ghana I'm enjoying the pictures in the modules, they make the understanding less hectic. thank you 2015-07-20 22:07:16
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