Our University Certificate in Psychology is useful for those who have always been interested in psychology as well as those who think that psychological concepts and skills would be useful in their work.
The Level 4 course allows you to select one of two pathways that will give you one of the following award titles:
- University Certificate in Psychology
- University Certificate in Sport and Exercise Psychology
Who is this course suitable for?
This course is suitable for individuals that are interested in psychology or wish to complete this programme as part of their professional development. People can also progress to our British Psychological Society (BPS) accredited BSc (Hons) Psychology after completing this course. Alternatively, if you have an undergraduate degree in any subject and wish to pursue a career in Psychology you can study our BPS accredited Postgraduate Diploma in Psychology.
What will I learn from this course?
Our Psychology University Certificate focuses on giving you an introduction to psychology and the study of the human mind and behaviour. You will be able to tailor your module choice to your area of personal interest or career focus.
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By the end of the course you will have been introduced to research methods in psychology, research study design, data collection methods, ethical issues and psychology traditions.
To experience our online learning environment first hand you can access our free online taster featuring a range of resources from one of the modules on this course.