Gain insight into how we perceive and process the world around us with the single course unit, Perception and Cognition from Monash Online.
In six weeks you’ll explore key aspects of cognitive psychology, including sensory processes, coding mechanisms and the management of knowledge. The unit covers a wide range of topics in the field, introducing you to contemporary research techniques, attentional processes, cognitive architecture, mental imagery, models of learning and memory, language, and high-order thinking.
You’ll gain an understanding of the broad principles of perception and the skills involved in conducting cognitive/perceptual psychological research.
Learn with one of Australia’s leading universities and pursue your passion for psychology and discover if this career path is right for you.
To be eligible to study this psychology unit, applicants must have completed:
- PSY4051: Research design and analysis; AND
- PSY4131: Developmental and biological psychology
What You’ll Learn
This is a single unit course and may be used toward credit for future studies in psychology.*
*Subject to course entry requirements
Why study with Monash University?
Monash University offers its students a unique learning opportunity with their 100% online courses. Receive a premier experience with their personalised and interactive online courses in health, psychology and technology.
Undertake an online course and receive full access to instructors, fellow students, and dedicated tools including discussion forums and live video chat. With over 280,000 graduates and a ranking in the top 1% of the world’s universities (Times Higher Education Learning 2016-’17), Monash University is widely recognised and renowned as innovators of education.
As a student of Monash Online, you’ll be able to access their study planner tool, which will aid you with your time management and act as your personalised study timetable.
Their simple to navigate online courses makes online learning as seamless as possible, plus you'll have a personal Student Success Advisor to guide you throughout your learning journey.
Exchange ideas, receive feedback and generate opportunities by connecting with instructors and peers in real time.