fbpx Micro-credential certification in Positive Psychology IDF4023 (DIPPSY) | Africa Open Learning

This course is aimed to equip the students with sound knowledge on major theories, concepts and research in positive psychology in regards to happiness and psychological well being. It covers the role of positive emotions, beliefs and behaviours in resilience, health and well being. Students will also appreciate how positive psychological strategies can make a difference in how we think and lead our lives to improve overall human well being. This course will also help students to begin to think about developing an entrepreneurial mindset.

Programme Fee

Awarding Body: 

This programme is designed, delivered, assessed and awarded by SEGi University through the Africa Open Learning Platform. 

Endorsement & Recognition: 

This programme is recognized and endorsed by the Seychelles Qualifications Authority (SQA), established under the Seychelles Qualifications Authority Act of 2005. 

Entry Requirements: 

Entry Requirements - No 
Min. Age Requirement - 19 Years Old and Above 
Language Proficiency - Yes 
Numeracy Proficiency - No 
Prerequisites - No

  1. Introduction to Positive Psychology
  2. Emotions
  3. Happiness and Subjective Well-being
  4. Character Strengths
  5. Meaning Making
  6. Self Efficacy
  7. Resilience
  8. Optimism & Hope
  9. Gratitude
  10. Mindfulness & Flow
  11. Positive Psychology Interventions (PPI): Opportunity-seeking and initiative based techniques for well-being enhancement

Coursework - 60%
Exam - 40%

Credit Transfer: 
Upon successful completion of this Micro-credential certification in Positive Psychology (DIPPSY), students will be able to transfer grades and credits into the following programme(s):
  1. Diploma in Psychology
Continuing Education: 

Upon successful completion of this Diploma in Psychology programme and meeting the necessary entry requirements, students will be able to progress into the following programme(s):

  1. Bachelor of Psychology (Hons)
Career Opportunities: 

Human Resource Executive and Psychology Teaching Assistant