Psychology and Human Behavior

All therapists need to understand the fundamentals of psychology and human behavior since they interact with different kinds of people whose personalities, opinions, and thinking processes all differ from one another. Students under this course will study these basic concepts of psychology to give them a solid understanding of this field.

These are the specifications of Psychology and Human Behavior Course:

1. Awarding Institution / Body:
2. Teaching Institution:Online and distance learning, with tutor support
3. Programme Accredited by:
4. Final Award:Compulsory course for students enrolled in the Bachelors in Naturopathy and Holistic Medicine
5. Programme title:Psychology and Human Behaviour
6. Course Code and level:BNHM6025 – Bachelor Level
7. Duration of programme:One trimester or 12 weeks
8. Total number of study hours:Equivalent to 6 US credits or 90 clock hours of study
9. Enrollment requirements:Students enrolled in the Bachelors in Naturopathy and Holistic Medicine
10. Enrollment date:Third Year, First Trimester
11. Fees:

Course curriculum

  1. Lesson 1 – Psychological Research and the Chemical Mind
  2. Lesson 2 – Sensation and Perception
  3. Lesson 3 – Consciousness, Sleep and the Altered States
  4. Lesson 4 – Remembering and Forgetting
  5. Lesson 5 – Motivation and Language
  6. Lesson 6 – Personality, Intelligence and Adolescence
  7. Lesson 7 – Emotion, Stress, Health and Sex
  8. Lesson 8 – Psychological Disorders – Anxiety, OCD, Depression, Bipolar, Trauma and Addiction
  9. Lesson 9 – Schizophrenia, Personality Disorders, Eating Disorders
  10. Lesson 10 – Social Thinking, Social Influence, Prejudice and Determination, Aggression