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Diploma in Child Psychology
Course Level 4
Study Method Online
Course Duration 260 Hours
Start Date Ongoing
Endorsed By Endorsed By ABC Awards and Certa Awards
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Course Overview

Child Psychology Diploma Course

Child psychology diploma course explores methods theories and concepts used by psychologists to develop real insight into the child personality.


Course Syllabus

This child psychology diploma level 4 consist of the following units:

Unit 1 - Introduction to Child Psychology

Unit 2 - The Formation of Attachments (1)

Unit 3 - The Formation of Attachments (2)

Unit 4 - Consequences of Breakdowns in Attachments

Unit 5 - Influences on Development

Unit 6 - Social and Emotional Development

Unit 7 - Personality Development

Unit 8 - Language Development

Unit 9 - Moral Development

Unit 10 - Problems in Infancy

Unit 11 - Problems in Childhood

Unit 12 - Problems in Adolescence

Career Path

This course has been designed specifically for those who wish to become fully qualified and successful child psychologists.  While studying, you will pick up an extensive range of specialist skills, competencies and a deeper understanding of human psychology.  Your new credentials and confidence will allow you to breathe life into your most ambitious career goals.  You’ll have the opportunity to apply for positions within established organizations, or take the first steps towards running your own business.


Course Accreditation

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme.  This means that Certifications for Professional Development Limited (CPD) has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 4 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner. 

The course itself has been designed by Certifications for Professional Development Limited (CPD) to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards/Certa endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met.  A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.

Who should take this course
  • Anyone interested in becoming a professional child psychologist
  • Those already working with children in any capacity
  • Candidates interested in starting their own businesses
  • Teachers, nurses, childcare providers and parents
  • Jobseekers looking to secure higher level-positions
  • Anyone with an interest in working with children and families