Psychology

Maynooth University

 

Course Name Psychology
Course Provider Maynooth University
Alternative Provider(s) Cork College of FET - Morrison's Island Campus
Course Code MUA12
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Certificate (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Minor National University of Ireland Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Weekend
Location (Districts) Baldoyle, Clane, Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment NUI Certificate in Psychology is only available in Outreach Centres:

Cork College of Commerce Start Date: 4th October 2022 Tuesdays 6.00-9.30pm

Clane: Start Date: 4th October 2022 Tuesdays 7.00-10.00pm

Baldoyle: Start Date: 4th October 2022 Tuesdays 7.00-10.00pm
Application Date Please apply using our On Line applications at the 'Application Weblink' below.
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Duration 100 hours part-time over one year which may include 3 or 4 Saturdays.
Mature Applicants Participants need to be 21 years of age or over on 1st January of the year in which the course commences. As courses are delivered in keeping with adult education practice, participants will be expected to: be willing to engage with group activities and group learning; be willing to learn through dialogue and reflection on experience; have a level of literacy that is sufficient to complete the assessment requirements.
Course Content Introduction
This Certificate level course is designed to provide participants with the opportunity to develop an understanding of psychology and to explore its relevance to the individual, family, community and society.

Course Aims
The course aims to introduce participants to the main psychological theories and examine their contribution to the development of the discipline.
Subjects Taught

Expand+Module 1
Introduction to Psychology and Study Skills;Overview of what psychology consists of, its history and study skills.

Module 2
The Biological Basis of Behaviour;Most behaviour is rooted in our biology;this module considers the role of the ...

Further Enquiries Maynooth University Department of Adult and Community Education, Tel: 01 - 708 6062 Email: adcomed@mu.ie
Location NUI Certificate in Psychology is only available in Outreach Centres:
Cork College of Commerce
Clane
Baldoyle
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