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Psychology and Counselling

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Psychology and Counselling courses

This is a list of all the modules available for study as standalone courses in Psychology and Counselling. Please note that this is an alphabetical list. You should not study these courses in this order.

OU modules are planned on the assumption that you will study progressively from one study level to the next, starting at Level 1. Modules at Level 2 and Level 3 assume that you are suitably prepared for study at this level. If you want to study a module as a standalone course, you don't need to start at Level 1 but you do need to have adequately prepared yourself for OU study in some other way. Check with advisory staff at our Student Registration & Enquiry Service to make sure that you are sufficiently prepared.

Course title (code) Level Credits Next Start
Child development (ED209) 2 60 Oct 2014
Cognitive psychology (DD303) 3 60 Jan 2015
Counselling: exploring fear and sadness (D240) 2 30 May 2014
Discovering psychology (DSE141) 1 30
Exploring psychology (DSE212) 2 60 Oct 2014
Exploring psychology on-line project (DZX222) - online version 2 15 Oct 2014
Exploring psychology project (DXR222) 2 15 Jun 2014
Introducing health sciences: a case study approach (SDK125) 1 30 Oct 2014
Introducing the social sciences - part one (DD131) 1 30
Introducing the social sciences (DD101) 1 60
Introducing the social sciences (DD102) NEW 1 60 Oct 2014
Introduction to counselling (D171) 1 15 Apr 2014
Investigating psychology 1 (DE100) NEW 1 60 Oct 2014
Social psychology: critical perspectives on self and others (DD307) 3 60 Oct 2014
The science of the mind: investigating mental health (SDK228) 2 30 Oct 2014
Understanding the autism spectrum (SK124) 1 15 Nov 2014

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