Level 5 Extended Diploma in Psychology

OTHM Level 5 Extended
2022 Intake
On Campus, Online

The objective of the OTHM Level 5 Extended Diploma in Psychology qualification is to provide learners with a specialist programme of study that provides a depth of knowledge and understanding of key aspects within the field of Psychology.

Following successful completion of the course, learners will have a well-rounded knowledge of psychology, which can be applied to further study and careers associated with the subject

Qualification Structure
  • The OTHM Level 5 Extended Diploma in Psychology qualification consists of twelve mandatory units, 240 credits.
Module Name Credits
The Scope of Psychology 20
Introduction to Social and Developmental Psychology 20
Biopsychology 20
The Development of Attachments 20
Processes of Human Memory 20
Research Methods and Investigating Psychology 20
Psychological Approaches to Depression and Schizophrenia 20
Individual Differences: Intelligence; Personality and Criminology 20
Visual Perception 20
Social Psychology: pro and anti-social behaviour 20
The Diversity of Addiction 20
Contemporary Issues and Debates in Psychology 20

Successful completion of the programme, provides learners the opportunity for a wide range of academic progressions.