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PSCN1012 – Abnormal Psychology (Mental Disorders)

Develop awareness of a range of common psychological disorders

Understand psychological ailments, Aetiology, symptoms, prognosis, and possible treatment options. Whilst the course largely mirrors classifications systems used in the DSM and ICD, the student is also encouraged to consider issues such as how do we define normality and abnormality, and when is an individual’s behaviour within the bounds of what is regarded as “normal” in society – and when is it “abnormal”.


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Key benefits

  • Gain a Certificate in Abnormal Psychology
  • Receive unlimited one-on-one tutor support
  • Complete online in your own time, at your own pace

This course is for

  • Anybody wanting to expand their current understanding of psychology.
  • Those looking to increase their knowledge of complex psychological issues.
  • People looking to take a career step in the mental care industry.

What our students say

★★★★★Thank you for the pleasant time during my time in the career academy student I’m so proud to have finished my course in Psychology and mental health and am currently now enrolled as a student in bachelor in Psychology and Youth social work but couldn’t have done it without these course thank you ” – Sammy Roberts


★★★★★ “This course is excellent overall. Help was available when I needed it and the tutor was knowledgeable.”
Jodie Burton

Course Summary

Investment:  $495 + GST or from only $25 per week with our interest free payment plan. Get started now by clicking here.


Assessments: Includes case studies, quizzes and written assessments


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


Duration: 100 hours. Learn at your own pace but ideally complete in 10 weeks


Access time: We allow up to 6 months access to this course


Course Level: 4

This course covers eleven modules

PSCG125 – Disorders Diagnosed in Infancy, Childhood and Adolescence
PSCG120 – Delirium, Dementia, Amnestic & Cognitive Disorders
PSCG206 – Addiction Support – Treatment for Drug and Alcohol Abuse
PSCG194 – Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders
PSCG121 – Depression and Related Conditions
PSCG103 – Anxiety Disorders
PSCG203 – Somatoform, Factitious & Dissociative Disorders
PSCG196 – Sexual and Gender Identity Disorders
PSCG126 – Eating and Sleep Disorders
PSCG143 – Impulse-Control Disorders & Adjustment Disorder
PSCG176 – Personality Disorders

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