Diploma in Psychology
This Quality Assured Level 3 Diploma in Psychology is designed for those people who have an interest in Psychology and would like to increase their knowledge or gain knowledge in this important and growing subject area.
This online psychology course delivers a wide syllabus of topics to provide the student with an introduction to the diversity of the subject area. Psychology is about understanding human behaviour and this Course will provide useful background for those students wishing to pursue further study or who are considering a career in the Caring and Social Work Professions.
Module 1 – Carl Gustav Jung
Module 2 – The Psychoanalytic Approach
Module 3 – B.F. Skinner and Behaviourism
Module 4 – Carl Rogers and Humanistic Psychology
Module 5 – The Cognitive Approach
Module 6 – Cognitive Therapy
Module 7 – Social Constructionism and the Self
Module 8 – Piaget and Vygotsky
Modules 9 – Cognition and Therapy
Modules 10 – Social Constructivism
Diploma in Psychology
This course is Quality Assured by the Quality Licence Scheme
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details of all the units the learner has completed as part of the course). Please note that this ABC certificate is only available to students enrolling on or after 01.04.15.
The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that Oxford Learning College has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet certain quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to an Ofqual regulated qualification but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills towards regulated qualifications in the future.
The unit summary can be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this sector. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.
The course itself has been designed by Oxford Learning College to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.
ABC Awards is a leading national Awarding Organisation, regulated by Ofqual, and the Welsh Government. It has a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. As a registered charity, ABC Awards combines 180 years of expertise but also implements a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers. Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards also offers Ofqual regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.
You will receive a certificate from the College. A digital version is included in the price and will be emailed to you within 5 days of taking your online exam.
The course can be enrolled upon by students Internationally. There are no deadlines for enrollments.
The Quality Assured Diploma is a Level 3 equivalent on the National Qualifications Framework. The Diploma is a 1 year course which is self study and is examined by online examination. The Diploma is awarded by Oxford College. Upon completion of the course you will receive certification awarded by Oxford College.
The Level 3 Diplomas require a minimum prior learning to GCSE standard in order to for students to manage study and the assumed knowledge within course content.
They provide an ability to gain and apply a range of knowledge, skills and understanding in a specific subject at a detailed level. Level 3 qualifications such as A levels, NVQ3, BTEC Diplomas etc. are appropriate if you plan to progress to university study.
Level 3 Diploma courses can assist you in career development, continued professional development, personal development, and provision of a basis for further study.
Progression from Level 3 is to specialist learning and detailed analysis of a higher level of information (for example university level study, Diploma Level 5 study).
A Paper copy and Kindle copy of course materials are also available to purchase in the online enrolment process.
Specification: Diploma in Psychology
Online study materials to enable the student to successfully complete the Diploma. Support is provided by the tutor department for the duration of the course (1 year). Certification upon completion. All examination fees.
|Payment by Instalments|
Students are able to pay course fees in monthly instalments.
Online, PDF (+£25.00), Paper (+£75.00), Paper & PDF (+£100.00)
All students must be 16 years of age and above.
Level 3 Diploma courses require a minimum prior learning to GCSE standard in order that students can manage their studies and the assumed knowledge within course content.
Approximately 20 hours per unit
Final online multiple choice examination.
Please note that you can enrol on this course at anytime.