PSCN1001 – Certificate in Child Psychological Development
Learn how children develop psychologically and what influences their behaviour and thinking.
Understand how a child’s cognitive abilities develop and gain insights into their emotional and social behaviour. This online course helps parents and child care workers understand how they can provide an environment that nurtures a child’s development.
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- Extend your knowledge of child behaviour
- Understand children’s learning and development
- Learn skills to help children grow and develop
- Clear, in-depth information
- Receive support via phone or email from our experienced tutors
Learn how children develop psychologically as they grow, and what factors (such as learning, parenting styles, reinforcement and genetic makeup) influence their behaviour and thinking. Anyone who lives or works with children will gain valuable insights into child behaviour.
This course is designed for
- Parents wanting a greater understanding of their child’s behaviour
- Anyone wanting to build or enhance their career in child care
Potential Career Outcomes
The Career Academy’s Psychology & Counselling graduates are often employed in Mental Health Practices, schools or counselling practices. Upon completion of this course, you may be able to apply for jobs such as:
- Welfare and Social Worker
- Mental illness Support Worker
- Rehabilitation and Health Care Support Work
- Life Coach
The availability of psychology-related roles in New Zealand is expected to increase resulting in 1,200+ job openings over the next 5 years. The salary range for Psychology & Counselling graduates is between $45,000 to $56,000 per year. Psychology & Counselling graduates tend to work in Health Care and Social Assistance, Education and Training, Public Administration and Safety.
Investment: $495 + GST or only $25 per week on a payment plan. Get started now by clicking here.
Assessments: 12 modules / 12 assignments
Duration: 120 hours. Learn at your own pace, but ideally complete one module per week
Access Time: You will have access to this course for up to 6 months until you complete
Course Level: 4
This course covers 12 modules
PSCG152 – Introduction to Child Psychology
PSCG214 – The Newborn Infant
PSCG204 – States and Senses of the Infant
PSCG157 – Learning
PSCG129 – Emotions and Socialisation
PSCG110 – Cognitive Development
PSCG156 – Language Development
PSCG148 – Intelligence
PSCG200 – Socialisation – Part A
PSCG169 – Morality
PSCG197 – Child Sexuality
PSCG201 – Socialisation – Part B
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★★★★★ “This course went beyond meeting my expectations. It was clear and easy to follow.” – Loren Mohai