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Psychology of Learning and Learning Styles


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Drawing on a range of theories within psychology, our Psychology of Learning and Learning Styles short course gives you the chance to explore the question of how adult students learn.

Psychological studies have much to say about those factors within the individual adult and their environment that affect learning. We will explore the implications of these and their relationship to the huge body of literature that now exists about learning styles.

    This can be taken as a standalone short course or as a part of:

    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.

      This short course has no prerequisites.

      As part of the enrolment process, you may be required to submit a copy of a suitable form of ID.

      International students who wish to come to the UK to study a short course can apply for a Visitor visa. Please note that it is not possible to obtain a Student visa to study a short course.

    • 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.