Problem Solving and Decision Making (Cognitive Psychology)

In our personal and professional lives we are called upon on a daily basis to solve problems and make decisions. This course explores the question 'Can psychology help us to become better problem solvers and decision makers?' Through the example of problem solving, you will be introduced to some key ideas from cognitive psychology.

This Short Course can be taken as a stand-alone course or it may be available as part of a Certificate of Higher Education.

    15 credits at level 4

    • Entry requirements

      Entry requirements

      Most of our short courses have no formal entry requirements and are open to all students. You may have to fulfil specific prerequisites for some intermediate-level or advanced-level courses, but these will be specified where relevant.

    • How to apply

      How to apply

      You enrol directly onto the classes you would like to take, using the Enrol Now link below. Classes are filled on a first-come, first-served basis – so apply early. If you wish to take more than one short course, you can select each one separately and then enrol onto them together via our online application portal. There is usually no formal selection process, although some modules may have prerequisites and/or other requirements, which will be specified where relevant.

    First class: Tue 26-Sep-17 7pm-9pm

    Class location Central London
    Class code FFPS079H4ACB
    Availability Availability limited

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