About this course
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ContactMelbourne School of Professional and Continuing Education Further Information: https://study.unimelb.edu.au/find/courses/graduate/professional-certificate-in-education-positive-education Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: + 61 3 8344 0149 Monday to Friday 8am to 9pm AEST/AEDT. Weekends and University of Melbourne observed Public Holidays 10am to 5pm AEST/AEDT.
|Award title||Professional Certificate in Education (Positive Education)|
|Year & campus||2020 — Parkville|
|Fees information||Subject EFTSL, level, discipline and census date|
|Study level & type||Graduate Coursework|
|Credit points||25 credit points|
|Duration||6 months part-time or 6 months part-time|
This course is specifically aimed at educators and serves as an introduction to the principles and practices of positive psychology, which is focused on the facilitation of optimal functioning and thriving. Contemporary science-based methods for enhancing the wellbeing and performance of school staff and students will be presented for critical discussion.
The course provides a foundation in the science of positive psychology, with a specific focus on educational contexts.
The course content includes a range of evidence-based applications to improve positive emotions, engagement, relationships, meaning, and accomplishment for people of all ages, and allows participants to undertake assessments that focus on developing and evaluating an intervention program.
Last updated: 16 March 2020