Psychology - Introduction

Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus


Course Name Psychology - Introduction
Course Provider Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus
Alternative Provider(s) Institute of Technology Carlow - Wexford Campus, Institute of Technology Carlow - Wicklow Campus
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Minor Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Minor Institute of Technology Carlow 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 2021.
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 programme.
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 programme about?
The aim of this programme 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

Expand+Lifelong Learning Centre
Institute of Technology Carlow,
Kilkenny Road,
Tel: 059 9175280
Fax: 059 9175005

Faculty for Lifelong Learning
Wicklow County Campus
Clermont House