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Psychology

Athabasca University

48 months
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18402 CAD/year
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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

  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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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

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  • International

    18402 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 73610 CAD for the full programme during 48 months.
  • National

    7132 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28530 CAD for the full programme during 48 months.

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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