This course is designed to give students a broad overview of the field of health psychology, including concepts, theory, and research.
Health psychology is a young and exciting field of study that examines the bi-directional relationship between psychology and mental and physical health.
This course will try to answer such questions as:
This course is of 13 weeks with 4 credits and possess 51 modules. This course includes videos where experts in the field of health psychology explain the concepts with relevant examples, also provides reference links for learner’s convenience. This course helps learners in understanding how mind and body influence each other and helps in gaining insight about how mental health can effect physical health and vice versa. Provides information about how an individual’s attitude can be changed for better health practices. To put it simple, health psychology is the destination to gain psychological perspective regarding physical health practices and issues.
Following are the main objectives of the course: