Cork College of FET - Morrison's Island Campus


Course Name Psychology
Course Provider Cork College of FET - Morrison's Island Campus
Alternative Provider(s) Maynooth University, Cork ETB
Course Code 11840 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose National University of Ireland Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: Monday 3rd October 2022

Enrolment details
You may choose one of the following when enrolling for a course.
• Enrol ONLINE to avoid queues.
• If you enrol online, there is no need to come to the college.
• By post or at the college during office hours 9.00am-4.30pm.
• Payment may be made at the main office in the college.
• By Telephone 021-4222100 to pay by VISA, Mastercard or Laser.
Application Date Where to apply:
Please apply through Cork College of Commerce website or apply directly to NUI Maynooth using the link below
Duration 100 hours part-time over 1 year. Tuesday 18:00 - 21:30

Depending on the advice from the government we may have to switch to online classes at short notice. Learners will need to have wi-fi and access to a PC or laptop.
Course Fee

Expand+€1,250 (part payment options available through NUI Maynooth). Discounts do not apply to NUI courses.

Terms & Conditions
• All fees must be paid for before classes commence.
• Learners cannot attend a class without an official receipt.

Entry Requirements Admission Requirements:
• Participants must be 21 years or over from 1st January (Proof of ID on enrolment).

• Have adequate skills to participate fully in an NUI Certificate level course.

Credit Transfer System:
The NUI Certificate is linked to the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS). This means that learners may acquire credits and apply for exemptions to other courses within the credit transfer system. The NUI Certificate courses carry up to 20 credits. (ECTS).
Financial Support

Expand+Available Discounts
• €10 discount if you enrol online
• Social Welfare 30% reduction in tuition cost
• Old Age Pension 50% reduction in tuition cost
• Proof of SW and OAP to be included with application
• Day Students 40% reduction ...


Expand+Accreditation: Level 7 NUI Certificate In Psychology.

The college reserves the right to cancel or restructure any course. Classes are offered to subject to sufficient demand.

Important Information
The approach to delivery may have to be adjust...

Course Content Course Aim:
The course aims to introduce participants to the main psychological theories and examine their contribution of the development of the discipline.

The NUI Certificate in Psychology certified by NUI Maynooth is designed to provide participants with the opportunity to develop an understanding of psychology and to explore its relevance to the individual, community and society.
Subjects Taught Module 1: Introduction to Psychology and Study Skills
Module 2: The Biological Basis of Behaviour
Module 3: Learning and Feeling
Module 4: Personality
Module 5: The Development of The Individual
Module 6: Introduction to Social Psychology
Module 7: Introduction To Abnormal Psychology
Module 8: Introduction To Social Research
Assessment Method Assessment Procedures:
• 85% Minimum Attendance Research Project / Essays
• Participation in Class Report based on Learning Journal
Further Enquiries Phone: 021-4222100
Location Classes will be held in the Cork College of Commerce and are accredited by NUI Maynooth.
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