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Social Psychology Training​ Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Social Psychology

  • What is Social Psychology?
  • Methodological Issues
  • Research Ethics
  • Theoretical Issues

Module 2: Social Cognition and Social Thinking

  • Social Psychology and Cognition
  • Forming Impressions of Other People
  • Social Schemas and Categories
  • Schema Use and Development
  • Social Encoding
  • Person Memory

Module 3: Attribution and Social Explanation

  • Social Explanation
  • Basic Attribution Processes
  • Extensions of Attribution Theory
  • Applications of Attribution Theory
  • Biases in Attribution

Module 4: Self and Identity

  • Individual Vs Collective Self
  • Self-Awareness
  • Self-Knowledge
  • Selves and Identities
  • Social Identity and Personal Identity
  • Self-Motives

Module 5: Attitudes

  • Structure and Function of Attitudes
  • Predict Behaviour
  • Forming Attitudes
  • Concepts Related to Attitudes
  • Measuring Attitudes

Module 6: Social Influence

  • Types of Social Influence
  • Conformity
  • Minority Influence and Social Change

Module 7: People in Groups

  • What is a Group?
  • Effect of the Group on Individual Performance
  • Group Socialisation
  • Group Cohesiveness
  • Group Structure

Module 8: Leadership and Decision Making

  • Leadership
  • Group Decision Making

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Who should attend this Social Psychology Training Course? 

This Social Psychology Training Course is recommended for individuals who are interested in gaining a deeper understanding of human behaviour within social contexts. This course is particularly beneficial for professionals such as:

  • Psychologists
  • Healthcare Providers
  • Educators
  • Business Professionals
  • Life Coaches
  • Counsellors
  • Business Leaders

Prerequisites of the Social Psychology Training Course

There are no formal prerequisites for the Social Psychology Training Course. 

Introduction to Social Psychology Course Overview

The Social Psychology Training Course is designed to delve into the field of social psychology and its significant relevance in our lives. This course explores how individuals' feelings, behaviors, and thoughts are influenced by the presence of others, both real and perceived. Understanding Social Psychology is crucial for improving decision-making, stress management, and predicting future behaviours based on recurring patterns.

Proficiency in Social Psychology is essential for professionals across various fields. This Social Psychology Training  is particularly important for individuals aiming to excel in job titles that require a deep understanding of human behavior and interaction. Professionals in Marketing, Human Resources, Management, And Psychology can greatly benefit from mastering Social Psychology, as it equips them with the knowledge and skills needed to enhance organisational effectiveness and success.

The 1-day Social Psychology Training offered by the Knowledge Academy is tailored to provide delegates with a comprehensive understanding of Social Psychology. Covering fundamental concepts, including social cognition, social thinking, attitudes, and group socialisation, this training is facilitated by experienced trainers. Delegates will gain valuable insights into social psychology, enabling them to make more informed decisions, manage stress, and improve their ability to work effectively with others.

Course Objectives:

  • To enhance delegates' understanding of Social Psychology
  • To foster a comprehensive grasp of the formation and significance of attitudes in shaping human behavior and decision-making
  • To learn about the different types of social influence
  • To provide insight into the intricacies of social thinking
  • To facilitate personal and professional growth, the course explores the concept of self-awareness
  • To shed light on the elements of social explanation and their influence on our understanding of social interactions

After completing this Social Psychology Training, delegates will be better prepared to address complex Mental Health issues within the context of social dynamics. Armed with a deeper understanding of human behaviour, they can offer more empathetic, informed, and effective support to their clients, enhancing the quality of Mental Health services and promoting overall well-being in our communities.

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What’s included in this Social Psychology Training Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors  
  • Social Psychology Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack   

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Luton is a city based in Bedfordshire. It is based near Dunstable and Houghton Regis and has a population of over 250,000 inhabitants. Like other cities in England, education in Luton is compulsory for children up to the age of 16. The schools in Luton follow the British educational system and is divided into three levels: Primary School, Secondary Schools and Higher Education. Luton is home to 98 educational institutes including: 7 nurseries, 70 Primary Schools (including 9 Voluntary-Aided Schools and two Special Requirements Schools), 13 secondary schools (including one Voluntary-Aided Schools and one Special Requirements School). The city also provides four further education institutes along with four educational institutes. Schools and college in Luton are being investments in the government scheme Building Schools for the Future programme to renew and refit buildings; Luton is in the third wave of their long term programme. Luton is home to Barnfield College and Luton Sixth Form College and The Department for Children, Schools and Families awarded The Learning and Skills Beacon Status to both of these colleges.

The University of Bedfordshire is based in Luton, with its large campus situated in Luton town centre. The university was founded in 1882 as a Teacher Training College. It gained University Status in 1993 and was formally called University of Luton. In 2006 the name changed to what it is known today, University of Bedfordshire. The university now has nearly 24,000 students attending the university with over 17,000 undergraduate students and over 6,000 postgraduate student. The University of Bedfordshire also has a smaller campus in Putteridge Bury which is at the edge of the town. The university also has another campus that can be found in Bedford.

Nearby Locations:

  • London Luton Airport
  • Woodside
  • Caddington
  • Leagrave
  • Streatley
  • Chalton
  • Lilley
  • The Hyde
  • Slip End
  • Tea Green
  • Cockernhoe
  • Sundon
  • East Hyde
  • Pepperstock
  • Peters Green
  • Chiltern Green
  • Aley Green
  • Lower Sundon
  • Winch Hill
  • Skimpot

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Social Psychology Training | Mental Health in Luton FAQs

Social Psychology Courses explore the study of how individuals' thoughts, feelings, and behaviors are influenced by the presence of others. It covers topics such as social cognition, attitudes, group dynamics, interpersonal relationships, prejudice, and self-awareness.
There are no formal prerequisites for attending this Social Psychology Training Course.
Professionals across various fields, such as Marketing, Human Resources, Management, and Psychology, should attend this Social Psychology Training. It is designed to benefit individuals seeking to excel in job roles that require a deep understanding of human behavior and interaction.
Social cognition refers to the way individuals perceive, interpret, and make sense of social information and interactions. It involves understanding how people think about themselves and others, as well as how they form judgments and make decisions in social situations. It is a major point of understanding in any Social Psychology Course.
Group behavior refers to the patterns of actions, interactions, and dynamics that occur when individuals come together as part of a social group or collective. It involves studying how people in a group influence each other's behavior, attitudes, and decision-making, often leading to shared norms, roles, and outcomes within that specific social context. This Social Psychology Training greatly emphasises this aspect.
Social Psychology helps people to improve their decision making, stress management, and understand past behaviour to predict future behaviour better. Learn about the subject in detail with our Social Psychology Training.
In this Social Psychology Online Course, you will gain knowledge in key areas including an introduction to Social Psychology, the structure and function of attitudes, social awareness, self-motivation, and group decision-making, among other essential concepts.
The top salary for a Social Psychologist can vary significantly depending on factors such as experience, location, and industry. However, experienced Social Psychologists in roles such as university professors or those working in private consulting firms can earn well into six figures, with salaries exceeding £100,000 per year. Having good Social Psychology Training also helps in determining the career prospects.
The job of a Social Psychologist involves researching and studying how individuals' thoughts, feelings, and behaviors are influenced by social interactions and group dynamics. They apply their findings to various fields, including psychology, marketing, education, and organisational development, to help improve decision-making, behavior, and social outcomes.
Psychology is the broader study of human behaviour and mental processes, encompassing various subfields. Social Psychology is a specialised branch of psychology that focuses specifically on understanding how social interactions, group dynamics, and the presence of others influence individuals' thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. In essence, Social Psychology is a subset of the larger field of Psychology that explores the social aspects of human behaviour. Improve your understanding of these concepts with our Social Psychology Training.
Social Psychology relates to Mental Health by examining how social factors and interactions impact an individual's psychological well-being. It helps us understand how social support, stigma, peer pressure, and social relationships affect mental health outcomes, including stress, anxiety, and depression. This knowledge is valuable for developing interventions and strategies to improve mental health and well-being by addressing social influences and support systems.
The Knowledge Academy stands out as a top training provider, known for several compelling reasons. We deliver a wide range of internationally recognised certifications across diverse fields, led by experienced instructors. It's a dependable option for those seeking Social Psychology Courses.
The training fees for Social Psychology Training certification in Luton starts from £995
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for Social Psychology Training.
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