Course Description

Diploma in Human Growth and Development

Global Edulink

Are you interested in human development?

All of us have something in common, we have all been born and we have all grown up (well, most of us have anyway). This Diploma in Human Growth and Development gives a deeper understanding of this process that we go through. Explore the different stages of human development, understand what different factors can effect human growth and development. Having a diploma in this subject would qualify you to work in social care, counselling or education and will provide a whole host of transferable skills.

Learning with Global Edulink has many advantages. The course material is delivered straight to you and can be adapted to fit in with your lifestyle. It is created by experts within the industry, meaning you are receiving accurate information, which is up-to-date and easy to understand.

This course is comprised of professionally narrated e-Learning modules, interactive quizzes, tests and exams. All delivered through a system that you will have access to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 365 days (12 months). An effective support service and study materials will build your confidence to secure your qualification.

Course Curriculum

  • Applying theoretical approaches to human growth and development
  • Overview: research methods, development and the study of human growth & development
  • Identifying genetic influences on development
  • Overview of biological development
  • Principles of sensory and perceptual development
  • Explore cognition and cognitive development
  • Understanding creativity and intelligence development
  • How to develop languages?
  • Overview of social development
  • Development of social relationship
  • Understanding atypical development

Who is this course aimed at?

  • This course would be very suitable for anyone hoping to go on to the higher study of Human Growth and Development.
  • This course would also benefit people who hope to work as a Counsellor, Social Worker or other related careers.

Course Description

This online training course is comprehensive and designed to cover the topics listed under the curriculum.

Method of assessment

At the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice questions assessment test. This online multiple choice questions test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.


Upon successful completion of this course you will be awarded a Diploma in Human Growth and Development.

Other Benefits

  • High-quality e-learning study materials and mock exams.
  • Tutorials/materials from the industry leading experts.
  • 24/7 Access to the Learning Portal.
  • Benefit of applying NUS extra Discount Card.
  • Recognised Accredited Qualification.
  • Excellent customer service and administrative support.


College Name Global Edulink
Course Category Business, Health Care, Healthcare Management
Course Type Online Learning
Course Qualification CPD
Course Location Athlone, Westmeath, Dublin, Ireland
Course Fee 49
Course Duration 365 Days
Entry Requirements Learners must be age 16 or over and should have basic understanding of the English Language, numeracy, literacy and ICT.
Career Path This course will be of immense benefit for you to work for a range of job positions across many industries. You can also take this course as an opportunity to grow your career and to build on your existing knowledge and expertise. Below listed are few of the job positions this course will qualify you to work for, along with the average UK salary per annum according to, • Mental health Counsellor – £24,270 per annum • Educational Psychologist – £39,945 per annum • Social Worker – £28,148 per annum • Human Resource Manager – £35,445 per annum • Teacher – £27,939 per annum
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Course Provider

Global Edulink

CityPoint, 1 Ropemaker Street, London, EC2Y 9HU, Dublin, United Kingdom

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