Level 3 Psychology

13PSY
Course Description

Contact Person: J. Thomas

This course builds on knowledge of psychological approaches developed in the Level 2 course and examines key psychological issues and fields. Issues can include the area of ethicspsychological theories and methodology and fields may include forensic psychology, sports psychology, developmental psychology and social psychology.  Skills developed include research into key psychological debates and their impact on society. Students will also undertake supervised independent psychological research. Students will continue to extend their research, critical thinking and formal writing skills.  



Entry Requirements

Must have met the entry requirements for 13ENG. Students not meeting this requirement may be admitted at the discretion of the HOLA. 


Credit Information

This course is eligible for subject endorsement.

This course is approved for University Entrance.

Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91872 v1 Psychology 3.1 - Analyse the interaction between psychological approaches
3
I
6
Y
6r
A.S. 91873 v1 Psychology 3.2 - Analyse the significance of a key piece of research and its impact on society
3
I
3
Y
3r
A.S. 91874 v1 Psychology 3.3 - Conduct independent psychological research with consultation
3
I
6
Y
6r
A.S. 91875 v1 Psychology 3.4 - Analyse how theories are applied within a field of psychological practice
3
I
4
Y
4r
A.S. 91876 v1 Psychology 3.5 - Analyse a significant issue in psychological practice
3
E
3
Y
3r,3w
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 22 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 19 credits.

Pathway Tags

Psychologist, Registered Nurse, Community Karitane, Nursing Support and Care Worker, Youth Worker, Social Worker, Diversional Therapist, Counsellor, Massage Therapist, Radiation Therapist, Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapist, Teacher Aide, Speech-Language Therapist, Psychotherapist, Human Resources Adviser, Health Services Manager, Recruitment Consultant, Management Consultant


Disclaimer

Courses are based on student choice, so some courses may not run.