PSCN1005 - Introduction to Psychology

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Learn the best way to motivate people!

This accredited online course covers the neurological processes of brain, environmental effects on behaviour, personality, psychological development and more. Gain an exciting overview of the world of psychology; understand why certain characteristics influence behaviour, and use this knowledge to motivate people in both your professional and personal life. This introductory course provides a foundation for further study. No prior experience necessary.

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Key benefits

  • Gain an overview of psychology
  • Understand the effect of personality and environment on behaviour
  • Learn the best way to motivate people, including yourself!
  • This course is accredited by ICOES

This online course is designed for

  • People who are interested in psychology or who would like a foundation for further study
  • Anyone who wants to motivate themselves or those around them

This course is accredited by ICOES

ICOES, the International Council for Online Educational Standards guarantees you a high standard of content with measurable outcomes from a reputable training organisation. ICOES is the accrediting body that establishes, monitors and continually develops the educational standards of online teaching institutions.

This course includes seven modules

PSCG212 - The Nature and Scope of Psychology
PSCG213 - The Neurological Basis of Behaviour
PSCG132 - Environmental Effects on Behaviour
PSCG113 - Consciousness and Perception
PSCG174 - Personality
PSCG185 - Psychological Development
PSCG172 - Needs, Drives and Motivation

What our students say:

★★★★★ "The course is great when you submit an assignment you get feedback pass or fail which is helpful and the tutors are friendly and helpful." Thomas Timms

★★★★★ "I liked the pace at which I could learn and not being interrupted non stop. Although this learning style may not suit everyone, I enjoyed it and felt free to explore each topic. I didn’t require tutor help during but any communication I have had with The Career Academy has been great! The people I talked to on the phone were lovely and provided the information I needed quickly and easily, clearly they know what they’re doing, which is great! It made me feel like I had back up."
Casey Jackson

Course summary

Investment: $395 + GST or only $25 per week on an interest free payment plan.

Assessments: 7 modules / 7 assignments. Includes case studies, quizzes and written assessments.

Delivery and support: Online with tutor support via email or phone.

Duration: 70 hours. Learn at your own pace, but ideally complete one module per week over seven weeks.

Access Time: You will have access to this course for up to 6 months until you complete.

Course Level: 3

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Tamara - tutor

Tamara psychology tutorTamara has always enjoyed helping people to achieve their goals. She has a Bachelor of Arts with Honours from the University of Auckland, double majoring in Psychology and Neuroscience; and she is planning on pursuing her PhD in Clinical Psychology. Tamara loves cooking European food in her free time.

Tara - tutor

Tara Psychology tutorTara is originally from Ireland, but has been living in Australia and New Zealand for the last few years. She has a Bachelor of Science with Honours from Liverpool John Moores University School of Law. She specialised in Forensic Psychology and Criminal Justice, and volunteered with domestic violence charities back in Ireland.

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