Cork College of Commerce


Course Name Psychology
Course Provider Cork College of Commerce
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
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+Start Date: Tuesday 1st October 2019

Enrolment Options

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 ...

Application Date Where to apply: Please apply through Cork College of Commerce website or apply directly to NUI Maynooth using the link below

SW reduction does not apply to NUI courses
Duration Tue 6.00-9.30pm • Duration: 1 Year

Classes will be held in the Cork College of Commerce and are accredited by NUI Maynooth.
Course Fee Tuition Fee: €1250 (part payment options available through NUI Maynooth)
Entry Requirements Admission Requirements:

• Participants must be 21 years or over from 1st Jan (Proof of ID on enrolment)

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

Expand+Accreditation: Level 7 NUI Certificate In Psychology.

Students are required to have 80% attendance to be entered for Certification

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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
Careers or Further Progression Credit Transfer System:
The NUI Certificate is linked to the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS). This means that students 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)
Further Enquiries Ann Mannion
Course Director
in charge of Monday Night
T: 021-422 3849

Kate McAuliffe
Course Director
in charge of Tuesday Night
T: 021 422 3846

Anna McCarthy
Course Director
in charge of Wednesday Night
T: 021 422 3848

Contact Details
T: 021 422 2100
F: 021 427 5075