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Certificate in Child Psychology QLS Level 3
Course at QLS Level 3
Endorsement Endorsed by Quality Licence Scheme
Study Method Distance Learning
Course Duration 200 Recommended Study Hours
Entry Requirements No Entry Requirements
Start Date Ongoing
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Discounted Fee: £ 385.00 £ 115
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£ 34 Deposit & 12 payments of £ 10 / Month
Total Fee: £ 385 £ 154
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Child Psychology Distance Learning.

The role of the child psychologist is one that has the potential to make a real and lasting difference to the progress and development of children of all ages. Generally associated primarily with developmental problems, the child psychologist also continually studies and analyses the behaviour of children, in order to better-understand both positive and negative developmental influences. Ultimately, professional-level competency in child psychology can open up an array of fulfilling, rewarding and incredibly dynamic career prospects.

This child psychology distance learning, course has been designed for newcomers with an interest in joining this remarkable industry, though with no existing experience or relevant qualifications.  Over the course of seven in-depth modules, candidates are gradually guided through the most important core concepts of contemporary child psychology, along with the various responsibilities of the child psychologist and the various disciplines the working professional must master.

Course content on this child development certificate online, begins with a broad overview of the child psychology profession as it exists today, before exploring a series of essential childhood developmental/evolutionary theories and the concept of attachment.  Candidates also study the fundamentals of language and speech development, along with a variety of common childhood developmental issues/challenges and an exploration of moral development.

Child psychology online course,  is delivered over seven in-depth modules:

Module 1 – Introduction to Child Psychology

The introductory course unit begins by providing candidates with a general introduction to the concept of contemporary child psychology, including an overview of key developmental stages/areas and why it is child psychology in general must be studied, analysed and revised regularly.  The importance of child psychology in general is outlined and explored.

Module 2 – The Formation of Attachments

In the second course module, candidates begin to explore the formation of attachments and a series of associated theoretical teachings – including analysis ofBowlby's Attachment Theory.  Evolutionary theory is also introduced and discussed, along with the importance and effects of attachments during childhood.

Module 3 – Consequences of Attachment Breakdowns

The following course module focuses more specifically on attachment breakdowns and the respective effects/consequences on children of various ages.  Along with an introduction to several different parenting styles, candidates are introduced to the basics of cognitive development in children.

Module 4 – Personality Development

Course content in Module 4 provides candidates with an overview of the most important stages of personality development in children, outlining how, when and why children develop unique characters.  Along with an exploration ofthe theory of Erikson, candidates also discuss the development of self-awareness.

Module 5 – Social Development

Social development and socialisation in general enter the conversation in Module 5, which guides candidates through a series of developmental influences and factors that can positively or negatively affect the development of social skills.  Course content also introduces a number of guidelines for evaluating development in accordance with age.

Module 6 – Development of Language

An introduction to the development of language and essential speech skills in children follows in Module 6, which focuses on communication evolution, lexical development, linguistic processes and the importance/influence of competent language and speech skills throughout childhood.  Candidates also explore a series of additional age/development guidelines.

Module 7 – Moral Development

Bringing the course to a conclusion, Module 7 brings moral development into discussion and provides candidates with an in-depth overview of the most important key moral growth stages in childhood.  Candidates explore Freud's Theory of Psychosexual Development, along with a series of additional contemporary child development theories.

Payment Option

Paying in Instalments: £385(Interest FREE Instalments)

Deposit: £85

No of Instalments: 12

Each Instalment: £25

Pay in Full: (£75 Discount) £310

Course Accreditation

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from the Quality Licence Scheme and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

This course and/or training programme has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course and/or training programme is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Your training provider will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.


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