may be available
FEE-HELP may be available
Enquire now for upcoming start dates
Find out what makes people ‘tick’ in this Psychology of Personality unit from Swinburne University. From Freudian to cognitive to humanistic views, this unit, delivered online by Open Universities Australia, will expand upon your previous psychology education by providing an insight into the many aspects of human personality.
You will explore the major approaches to the psychology of personality, including psychoanalytic and neoanalytic, the trait approach, social-learning and social-cognitive approaches and motivational and narrative approaches.
This unit will take you through historical and contemporary theories of the psychology of personality, and how these apply to issues such as the unconscious, the self, personality change, the effect of early childhood experiences and the effect of motivation on personality.
Applicants must have successfully completed the following units:
As well as one of the following:
You cannot enrol in this unit if you have successfully completed a previous version.
In this psychology unit, the topics you will study include:
This unit is a core requirement in the following courses:
Content may also be relevant to other courses, and could qualify you for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a course offered by another institution.
Want more information about this unit? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
Undertaking this course unit through Swinburne University will give you a better understanding of human personality and its influences. Through critical analyses and evaluation, you will become well versed in the many theories and approaches to the psychology of personality and understand how these broaden our understanding of issues such as the unconscious, the self and personality changes.
Want more information about the career benefits of this unit? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
If you are an Australian citizen you may be eligible to receive HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP for this unit, meaning you can defer payment of your fees.
Want more information about financial and student support? Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.
This course can be paid for through the HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP government loan schemes. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).Find out more about government study loans here.
Want more information about the career benefits of this course?
Fill out the enquiry form to the right and a study consultant will contact you with the details you need.