Certificate in Child Psychological Development
Learn how children develop psychologically and what influences their behaviour and thinking.
Understand how a child’s cognitive abilities develop and gain insights into their emotional and social behaviour. This online course helps parents and child care workers understand how they can provide an environment that nurtures a child’s development.
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- Extend your knowledge of child behaviour
- Understand children’s learning and development
- Learn skills to help children grow and develop
- Clear, in-depth information
- Receive support via phone or email from our experienced tutors
Learn how children develop psychologically as they grow, and what factors (such as learning, parenting styles, reinforcement and genetic makeup) influence their behaviour and thinking. Anyone who lives or works with children will gain valuable insights into child behaviour.
Investment: $495 + GST or only $25 per week on a payment plan. Get started now by clicking here.
Assessments: 12 modules / 12 assignments
Start date: Get instant access to your course
Duration: 120 hours. Learn at your own pace, but ideally complete one module per week
Access Time: You will have access to this course for up to 6 months until you complete
Course Level: 4
This course is designed for
- Parents wanting a greater understanding of their child’s behaviour
- Anyone wanting to build or enhance their career in child care
Potential Career Outcomes
The Career Academy’s Psychology & Counselling graduates are often employed in Mental Health Practices, schools or counselling practices. Upon completion of this course, you may be able to apply for jobs such as:
- Welfare and Social Worker
- Mental illness Support Worker
- Rehabilitation and Health Care Support Work
- Life Coach
This course covers 12 modules
PSCG152 – Introduction to Child Psychology
PSCG214 – The Newborn Infant
PSCG204 – States and Senses of the Infant
PSCG157 – Learning
PSCG129 – Emotions and Socialisation
PSCG110 – Cognitive Development
PSCG156 – Language Development
PSCG148 – Intelligence
PSCG200 – Socialisation – Part A
PSCG169 – Morality
PSCG197 – Child Sexuality
PSCG201 – Socialisation – Part B
Receive Unlimited Support From Experienced Professionals
Our tutors at The Career Academy are industry experts who are passionate about helping students succeed. Students receive unlimited tutor support via phone and email.
Katie (Psychology Tutor)
I’m very happy with Career Academy.My tutor Katie McBain always give me a fast and detailed professional feedback of my assignments.
Thank you Katie.
Bess (Psychology Tutor)
My tutor Bess is always encouraging, supportive and i love her feed back especially when she encourages me to eloborate my answer to a question, she helps me have another go. I so appreciate her positive criticisms which helps me grow in understanding. The online course and material is easy to surf and understand. Brilliant CustomerCare with the help box, prompt and very communicative. I'm already utilized some of the teaching. Thank you everyone from The Career Academy studing is another opportunity for me to grow and open new doors career wise. 😎🤗😁
Louise (Psychology Tutor)
I am loving my course so far it has alot more content than i thought it would the assinments are challenging the tutors have been great (louise) gives great feedback and lets you know on areas you need to improve on or have done well on overall i am very happy with the course