Psychology

 

Qualification

NCEA Level 2

 

Psychology is the study of behaviour and mental processes and explores the complex way humans (and other animals) interact with the world and others around them. This course aims to develop a knowledge and understanding of the basic principles of psychology through a study of the brain and nervous system, perception, intelligence, learning, states of awareness and psychological disorders.Interpersonal issues affecting mental health such as discrimination, bullying and harassment will also be investigated.

 

Assessment

NCEA Level Internal Achievement Standards External Achievement Standards Total Credits for Level
Level 2 3 1 20

 

Recommended prior Achievement Level

This course is open to all students

 

Cost

$20.00 for course notes