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Diploma in Psychology


Diploma in Psychology
Diploma in Psychology

Take online psychology courses to 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. These online psychology courses are 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 purchase your Diploma certificate will then appear under the My Certificates heading of your My Account page.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Upon completion of these online psychology courses, 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 2909 votes
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. These online psychology courses are 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.
License: Not for download or distribution.
Release Date: 15 August 2013
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 6-10 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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  • Sharry Summra
    Sharry Summra Pakistan it is excellent diploma full of information 2017-02-10 13:02:19
  • Evilya Luiz
    Evilya Luiz United States of America Very good information 2017-02-07 19:02:46
  • Onuoha Paschal
    Onuoha Paschal Nigeria Diploma in psychology course is a great course, is true that I am not yet through with the course, but the one in have read for now, is a wonderful psychological up grade to humanity. Is like I would have known this before now, but never the less, am going to do it in my Master's degree, my best regard, thanks. 2017-01-31 20:01:52
  • Jyoti Gupta
    Jyoti Gupta United Kingdom I have completed this course. I have improved my knowledge in psychology and I learned various things in psychology. 2017-01-28 20:01:49
  • Jennifer Williams-hart
    Jennifer Williams-hart Trinidad and Tobago I enjoyed this course and doing on my own time. I will recommend anyone to sign up with Alison.com and do some courses. Thank you. 2017-01-24 21:01:37
  • Joseph Chapman
    Joseph Chapman United States of America I appreciate the opportunity to learn something. The time in my life now is for gaining skills,that I can help others. I believe the psychology course will enable me to move forward. 2017-01-22 01:01:12
  • Ann Wanyeki
    Ann Wanyeki Kenya Am enjoying the study. It is very nicely done, you can read and study alot. Thanks for offering this course. Ann 2017-01-20 20:01:17
  • Fara Abidov
    Fara Abidov [[]] I really would like to study in Psychology field. But at the same time I am also studying Tourism management and hospitality so I do not enough time to study it, like attending another courses or going to the university. This type of studying will be best for me. 2016-08-27 21:08:13
  • Jacob Manyuon Malual
    Jacob Manyuon Malual South Sudan Hello, I am Jacob Manyuon from the Republic of South Sudan, and the Diploma in Psychology is a very interesting course and applicable in my country were the communities are so traumatized by the effect of civil war. 2016-08-23 09:08:59
  • Kazibwe Edward
    Kazibwe Edward Uganda To better understand theory, behavior and ethics since they are essential in my carrier 2016-08-21 18:08:52
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