Psychology - Introduction to Psychology

SETU - Carlow Campus


Course Name Psychology - Introduction to Psychology
Course Provider SETU - Carlow Campus
Alternative Provider(s) SETU - Wexford Campus, SETU - Wicklow Campus, SETU - South East Technological University
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Minor South East Technological University Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Wexford Town, Wicklow Town, Carlow Town
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2022.
Application Date Apply Online:
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Duration 1 year part-time. 1 evening per week – 1.5 hours (Indicative).
Course Fee €390.
Entry Requirements All applicants will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Lifelong Learning reserves the right to require applicants to attend for an interview to determine their suitability for the course.
Interview Yes
Comment Location Course Codes:
Carlow Campus CW-HRIPS-Q
Wicklow Campus CW-HKIPS-Q
Wexford Campus CW-HXIPS-Q
Course Content

Expand+What is this course about?
The aim of this course is to give students an understanding of the major issues involved in the psychological development of human beings and how psychological theory can be applied in social and community care setti...

Subjects Taught What subjects will I study?
Introduction to Psychology
Development over the Lifespan
Psychology as a Science
Thinking and Language
Health psychology, Motivation, Emotion and Stress
The Ecology of Development
Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries Carlow Campus
Kilkenny Road
R93 V960
T: 059 917 5280

Wexford Campus
Summerhill Road
Y35 KA07
T: 053 918 5800

Wicklow Campus
Clermont House
A67 X566
T: 0404 67125