Foundations of Applied Psychology 1
This course provides a brief overview of the key areas of Psychology for students with no prior background in the discipline. The course is divided into 2 modules: 1) Understanding Yourself - where we examine how a person develops over time and interacts with the world; and 2) Understanding Others - where we focus on social groups and definitions of normality.
This course is not part of an APAC accredited sequence.
- Semester 1 - 2015
- Semester 2 - 2015
1. Provide a foundation for furthering knowledge and understanding of people,
2. Develop the students' ability to work with others in their chosen vocation.
Introduces studies in life span development and contemporary theories of human behaviour, and social interaction
In Term Test: Online exams covering core content
Essay: Essay linking content to applied field
Online 4 hour(s) per Week for Full Term