Psychology - Adjustment & Positive Change

Institute of Technology Carlow - Carlow Campus


Course Name Psychology - Adjustment & Positive Change
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 8 NFQ)  More info... Minor Institute of Technology Carlow Level 8 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 Potential students must have completed Introduction to Psychology, Certificate in Cognitive and Social Psychology and Certificate in Abnormal Psychology.

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-HRPAP-S
Wicklow Campus CW-HKPAP-S
Wexford Campus CW-HXPAP-S
Course Content

Expand+What is this programme about?
The aim of this programme is to develop a theoretical framework to guide understanding of abnormal psychology and to examine role in practical interventions in the area of mental health or challenging behaviour.


Subjects Taught What subjects will I study?
Therapeutic Interventions
Challenging Behaviour
Professional Skills
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