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Best 4 Courses in Psychology 2019

A course is a type of educational pathway available to students who are interested in a field of study. Courses are typically taken by high school students as a way to earn college credit or to prepare for an undergraduate program.

What are courses in psychology? Psychology is the complex study of the human mind and the ways it interacts and responds to its environment. This field of study seeks to explore human behavior and emotional processes in the context of providing mental health aid and support to individuals. Courses in this subject may be introductory or focus on a specialization in psychology such as educational psychology, research methodologies, professional ethics or clinical psychology. A course in psychology may also be a prerequisite for a related field like therapy or counseling.

Many students who study psychology experience a strengthening of skills such as research and interpersonal communication. Practicing psychology can also help students become stronger problem-solvers, which may help with future employment.

Taking a course in psychology may be an affordable way to explore this field of study prior to pursuing a degree program. The cost of a course can vary depending on the length and the type of institution offering it, so students are encouraged to research details before enrolling.

Careers in psychology typically require a higher education degree such as a bachelor’s, and most clinical psychologist positions require a master’s degree and the proper license. Students may pursue a variety of psychology positions, such as school psychologist, child psychologist, forensic psychologist and more. While many students find jobs in clinical psychology or health-related industries, others often work in corporate positions such as human resources or in social work positions for nonprofit organizations or the government.

Courses are often available at most colleges and universities, although some may be offered by other types of educational institutions or organizations, including online options. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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4 Results in Psychology

Escuela Europea de Salud

The training will take place entirely in distance mode by giving the student the material published in book format (IFBN the Ministry of Culture, personalized paperback) ... [+]

Expert in Emotional Intelligence

The training will take place entirely in distance mode by giving the student the material published in book format (IFBN the Ministry of Culture, personalized paperback) and in pdf format in a pendrive with a tablet or laptop (choice) and assessment will be enabled platform to reflect the effect of interactions between tutor-student / a, which are reflected evaluations, grades, thesis, time connectivity and general questions that might occur along the training activity, providing permanent access UEMC.

During the development of the course, students will be in contact with the tutor or course tutors permanently using the tools made available on the schedule.... [-]

Spain Madrid
September 2019
Part-time
2 - 6 months
Online
University of California, Irvine - Summer Session

Study abroad in the heart of Southern California this summer, just minutes away from the beaches in beautiful Orange County! ... [+]

Summer Psychology and Social Behavior Course in California S1 PSY BEH 9 Introduction to Psychology S1 PSY BEH 11A Psychology Fundamentals S1 PSY BEH 11B Psychology Fundamentals S1 PSY BEH 11C Psychology Fundamentals S1 PSY BEH 104S Social Animal: An Introduction to Social Psychology S1 PSY BEH 140H The Hardiness Approach to Stress Management S1 PSY BEH 155C Child Therapies S1 PSY BEH 179S Cultural Psychology S2 PSY BEH 9 Introduction to Psychology S2 PSY BEH 11A Psychology Fundamentals S2 PSY BEH 11B Psychology Fundamentals S2 PSY BEH 102C Abnormal Psychology S2 PSY BEH 103H Health Psychology S2 PSY BEH 118D Human Sexuality S2 PSY BEH 150C Clinical Psychology S2 PSY BEH 171S Environmental Psychology Why Study at UCI? ... [-]
USA Irvine
June 2019
Full-time
6 - 12 weeks
Campus
University of Almeria

Nowadays most students don’t receive any approach to sexual education. This negative focus on sexuality often leads to blaming, shaming and frightening emotions related t ... [+]

Introduction

Nowadays most students don’t receive any approach to sexual education. This negative focus on sexuality often leads to blaming, shaming and frightening emotions related to sexuality. For these reasons, the CERNEP Sexology Unit (UESX) proposes a sexual education programme in order to meet students’ needs.

The course is structured with some basic and empirical sexological concepts, to promote personal growth and knowledge about sexual diversity.

The aim of this course is to leave the current and most common sexological focus; which is mainly based on prevention, reductionism and pathologies/illnesses. The programme is designed to provide sexual education, where students could learn different sexological concepts, develop a positive attitude towards sexuality (erotophilic attitude) and lead to a holistic and hedonistic view of sexuality field. ... [-]

Spain Almería
July 2019
Full-time
4 weeks
Campus
University of New Brunswick College of Extended Learning

The Applied Behaviour Analysis Training for Families and Caregivers is suitable for persons who face the day-to-day demands of managing behavioural challenges of individu ... [+]

Raising a child with behavioural challenges is a long journey, but help is on its way

The Applied Behaviour Analysis Training for Families and Caregivers is suitable for persons who face the day-to-day demands of managing behavioural challenges of individuals of varying ages, with intellectual disabilities, experiencing autism spectrum disorders (ASD), or general behavioural challenges. All courses in this program are based on the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA).

This introductory level program consists of online and pre-recorded lectures that allow you to work at your own pace. The online facilitator is also available (via email or conference call) to answer your questions, discuss experiences or clarify course materials.... [-]

Canada Fredericton
Open Enrollment
Online