Child Psychology

Child Psychology Course

This course has been designed and prepared to help meet the needs of adults whom are responsible for children. Parents, teachers, nurses, child minders, doctors, social workers, and all adults involved with children. The course is very comprehensive and students gain an insight into the development of children, thus ensuring that a child will be able to fulfill his / her potential in life, starting at an early age.

Covered in the course
  • Background of Psychology and Application of Psychology
  • Growth Development and Psychologists’ Point of View
  • General Child Psychology and Helping Troubled Children
  • Regressive Symptoms and Pitfalls and Deviations
  • Adolescence and friends
  • Parental Styles and learning styles
  • Communication and Problem Diagnosis
  • Pre-School and late starters
  • Maladjustment
  • Family Effects and socialization
  • Attachments
  • Social Factors and safety
  • Milestones and setting goals
  • Handling Problems and praise and criticism

  • Course Outcome
    Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:
  • Practice as a Children's Life Coach.
  • Your aim will be to help and understand children and resolve their situations with compassion and understanding
  • Have the necessary knowledge pertaining to work ethics and professionalism


  • Course Type
    Internationally recognized provider program.
    This course contains elements of SAQUA Unit standards
    ID: 21135 and SAQA Unit standards ID: 58761


    Duration

    You can start with this course immediately on enrolment and all your course material and student pack will be send to you within 7 –10 days after enrolment is received.


    Although you should be able to complete this course in 3 months, open learning gives you the flexibility to study at your own pace within a 2 year period

    Exams for obtaining Certificate
    2 case studies
    Written exam