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Psychology 1A: Foundations in Psychology Theory

  • Qualification:

    Course Unit

  • Study mode:

    Online

  • Payment options:

    Upfront payment

  • Duration:

    6 weeks

  • Start date:

    May & August 2019

  • Awarded by:

    Monash University

Course UnitCourse unit
Work towards a qualification one subject at a time, or complete a stand-alone course unit for personal interest or professional development. You may be eligible to receive Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for studying this unit.

Course Rundown

Lay the groundwork for future studies in psychology with the insights gained in Psychology 1A: Foundations in Psychology Theory course unit from Monash Online.

An introductory overview of psychology, you’ll cover personality and the biology of learning and development. The course unit also explores the origins of psychology as a discipline and introduces you to different key theories of learning, development, sensation and personality.

Equipped with a deeper understanding of psychology, you may pursue further study or apply the knowledge gained in your studies to your current profession.

Eligibility

There are no prerequisites for entry to this course, anyone can apply!

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.

Student Support

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.

Where Will It Lead Me?

Completion of the unit Psychology 1A: Foundations in Psychology Theory from Monash Online may be used as credit towards a full postgraduate psychology course.

Studying single units allows you to quickly add skills to your resume relevant to your work and gives you the opportunity to discover if you'd like to pursue postgraduate study further.

How Much Will It Cost?

Finance options

The fee for this psychology course unit is $3,737.50