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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 1970 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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  • Francesca Zamora
    Francesca Zamora United States of America It was interesting to learn more about this 2016-01-24 03:01:57
  • Kate Kivlichan
    Kate Kivlichan United Kingdom So far I have found this course very easy to navigate around with well-written text and very useful diagrams which help me understand more. It also fits into my busy schedule very well, as I can stop and start when it best suits me. I look forward to doing more studying this way. 2016-01-21 14:01:54
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    Ayodele Mathew Singapore Great to be enlightened on psychology 2016-01-20 08:01:19
  • Odafe Ava Emurotu
    Odafe Ava Emurotu Nigeria Very engaging and gives you more than the text book definition of terms. 2016-01-16 23:01:05
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    Линда Фёдорова United Kingdom Excellent 2016-01-16 05:01:49
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    Uttkarsha Roniwal India Gives good knowledge 2016-01-15 15:01:42
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    OKOT DAVID YOKAS Uganda The course was extremely good...it gave me more information on how to handle people of different understanding 2016-01-13 15:01:36
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    Zainab Ocheme Nigeria Am very impressed, i think this have made learning very easy for me. 2016-01-09 16:01:40
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    Eziokwu Egbuka Nigeria Simple and informative 2016-01-07 03:01:04
  • David Okoida
    David Okoida United Kingdom Am happy to find this course online, help me send the link to my yahoo email so the I can start the course immediately. Thanks. 2015-12-29 08:12:38
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