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Psychology

Athabasca University

48 months
Duration
19802 CAD/year
7982 CAD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Psychology focuses on the scientific study of human behavior and mental processes. Athabasca University’s online Psychology program is designed to develop or expand your knowledge of this field.

Overview

Psychology focuses on the scientific study of human behavior and mental processes. Athabasca University’s online Psychology program is designed to develop or expand your knowledge of this field.

The courses will provide you with a grounding in the concepts central to psychology as a science and has courses in applied areas.

As a result of completing this program, students should be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of theories, concepts, and key findings in psychology.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of research methods and their uses in psychological research.
  • Discuss issues and procedures involved with the ethical conduct of research and in the practice of psychology.
  • Communicate information, arguments, and analyses clearly and accurately.
  • Find and evaluate information both online and in traditional resources (e.g., articles, books).
  • Use critical thinking skills to evaluate and critique psychological theories and research findings.
  • Apply knowledge in psychology and related skills to everyday issues and situations.

Career

  • Group Home Co-ordinator
  • Behavioural Therapist
  • Crisis Intervention Counsellor
  • Mental Health Worker
  • Family Service Worker
  • Rehabilitation Advisor
  • Residential Youth Counsellor
  • Addictions Counsellor
  • Employment Counsellor

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Self-Directed Behaviour
  • Educational Psychology
  • Learning and Instruction
  • Introduction to Exceptional Children
  • Learning with Technology
  • Introduction to Career Development

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

Undergraduate courses start the first day of each month, but you must register and pay your fees by the 10th of the previous month to begin on the first.

Credits

120 alternative credits

90 or 120 credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • There are no formal admission requirements for either the 3-year or the 4-year program. All you need is to be 16 or older. You can enrol anytime and start right away, regardless of your previous education.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    19802 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 79210 CAD for the full programme during 48 months.
  • National

    7982 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31930 CAD for the full programme during 48 months.

90 credits fees:

  • Permanent Residents of Alberta - $23,947.5/full
  • Students Living Outside Canada - $59,407.50/full

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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