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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 2236 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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  • Bezwada Kumar
    Bezwada Kumar [[]] Good diploma psychology course 2016-05-14 08:05:50
  • Alimanzoor Ibralebbe
    Alimanzoor Ibralebbe Qatar Very useful course. Well presented study materials. Thanks 2016-05-12 05:05:17
  • Kenia Fonseca
    Kenia Fonseca United States of America This course it help to understand other people thoughs 2016-05-12 00:05:27
  • Hope Chisempi
    Hope Chisempi South Africa Wonderful 2016-05-11 18:05:34
  • Wanda Kaujiri Meque
    Wanda Kaujiri Meque Mozambique A Diploma course on psychology is a must in this modern world as it equips learners to understand the psychological effects of the society, be it social, political or emotional. 2016-05-11 15:05:14
  • Wanda Kaujiri Meque
    Wanda Kaujiri Meque Mozambique A Diploma in Psychology course will help me to understand about how people reason and understandthings around them. 2016-05-11 15:05:26
  • Sidney Kabwe
    Sidney Kabwe Zambia The course is excellent and well presented 2016-05-11 15:05:19
  • Sidney Kabwe
    Sidney Kabwe Zambia Its an excellent corse 2016-05-11 15:05:36
  • Djekounlar koulanoudji Roland
    Djekounlar koulanoudji Roland Chad The Psychology Course is wonderfull. It has opened my eyes on many things at time 2016-04-27 10:04:54
  • Tahir Hussain
    Tahir Hussain United Arab Emirates It is an intermediate level course aimed at understanding psychology in the perspective of modern knowledge gained through various theories,experiments and deductions. Very useful. 2016-04-24 12:04:59
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