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Engineering Psychology

Nurturing An Engineering Mind

Programme Summary

Target Audience

Entrepreneurs, Top-Level Management Staff, Designers/Design Staff/Design Engineers, Product Managers/Product Testers

Course Type

Online Diploma

Duration

2 years

Department

Engineering

Syllabus

Syllabus Document:

Curriculum_Engineering_Psychology(Revised)-24-25
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Notifications/Circulars

Scholarship Circular Document:

Scholarship_Circular_120524
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Date of Commencement

09 September 2024

Enrollment Ends

07 September 2024

Prerequisite Knowledge

  1. Basic understanding of Psychology (Preferred)

  2. Basic understanding of Design principles (preferred)

  3. Basic understanding of Statistics (preferred)

  4. Basic understanding of Mathematical Modeling (preferred)

  5. Basic understanding of Python (preferred)


Unlocking the Potential of Engineering Psychology: A Path to Innovation and Excellence

Unlocking the Potential of Engineering Psychology: A Path to Innovation and Excellence

In today's dynamic and rapidly evolving world, the intersection of psychology and engineering has emerged as a powerful catalyst for driving innovation and human-centered design. At Parenting Absolute Institute, we recognize the profound impact of engineering psychology in shaping the future of industries and society as a whole. Our course in engineering psychology offers a unique opportunity for learners to delve into this interdisciplinary field and unlock its vast potential.


Why Learn Engineering Psychology?


Engineering psychology offers a holistic approach to understanding human behavior, cognition, and interaction within technological systems. By exploring the intricate relationship between humans and technology, learners gain invaluable insights into designing products, systems, and environments that optimize usability, safety, and overall user experience. Whether in the realm of product design, human-machine interaction, or organizational management, the principles of engineering psychology provide a solid foundation for addressing complex challenges and driving meaningful innovation.


What Does Engineering Psychology Provide?


At its core, engineering psychology equips learners with a diverse set of skills and knowledge essential for success in today's technology-driven world. Through a combination of theoretical learning and practical application, our course empowers students to:


  • Understand Human Behavior: Gain insights into human perception, cognition, and decision-making processes, essential for designing intuitive and user-friendly interfaces.

  • Enhance User Experience: Learn techniques for conducting user research, usability testing, and interface design, ensuring products and systems meet the needs and preferences of diverse user populations.

  • Foster Innovation: Explore creative problem-solving strategies and design thinking methodologies to tackle complex challenges and drive innovation across industries.

  • Ensure Safety and Well-being: Prioritize user safety and well-being through the implementation of ergonomic principles, risk assessment techniques, and human factors engineering solutions.

Scholarship Program for Meritorious Learners

At Parenting Absolute Institute, we are committed to nurturing talent and fostering excellence in education. Our scholarship program recognizes the academic achievements and potential of meritorious learners who demonstrate exceptional promise in the field of engineering psychology. Through this program, we aim to provide deserving students with access to high-quality education, mentorship, and opportunities for personal and professional growth. We believe that by investing in the next generation of innovators and thought leaders, we can create positive change and drive progress in the field of engineering psychology and beyond.

Engage in Real-world Application: Your Gateway to Success

At Parenting Absolute Institute, we believe in offering a holistic learning experience that goes beyond theoretical knowledge. As a testament to this commitment, our Engineering Psychology online diploma culminates with an exciting and hands-on miniature project in the final semester.


Embark on a transformative journey where the theories and principles learned throughout the program come to life. This minor project is carefully designed to provide you with a real-world application of the skills and knowledge acquired during your coursework. It's not just an assignment; it's an opportunity to showcase your understanding, creativity, and problem-solving abilities.


Rest assured, this project is designed to be an exciting and rewarding endeavour. Our dedicated faculty and support team will guide you through every step, ensuring that you not only meet but exceed your own expectations.

Industries Benefitted

Program Outcomes

  1. Applied Psychology:

    1. Apply principles of engineering to psychological contexts.

    2. Analyze and solve real-world challenges using analytical and psychological concepts.

  2. Human Psychological Assessment Design:

    1. Design and implement effective psychological assessments to assess and obtain data on human factors.

    2. Evaluate and select appropriate psychological assessment tools for specific humanistic contexts.

  3. Computational Mathematics:

    1. Demonstrate proficiency in computational mathematics relevant to psychological applications using Python programs.

    2. Apply advanced mathematical techniques for problem-solving in various scenarios.

  4. Mathematical Psychology:

    1. Understand fundamental principles of mathematical psychology.

    2. Apply mathematical models to analyze human behaviour in variant environments.

  5. Mathematical Modeling:

    1. Develop mathematical models for complex mental constructs.

    2. Utilize mathematical modelling techniques to predict and optimize humanistic outcomes.

  6. Computational Mathematical Modeling & Psychology:

    1. Integrate computational mathematics and psychology to model and simulate human behaviour on Python.

    2. Apply computational approaches to enhance the understanding of psychological contexts.

  7. Interdisciplinary Proficiency:

    1. Demonstrate interdisciplinary proficiency through the implementation of engineering concepts in psychology.

    2. Integrate psychological theories with engineering principles to address multifaceted challenges.

  8. Human-Centred Design:

    1. Implement human-centred design principles in diverse applications.

    2. Evaluate and enhance the usability of various quantifiable psychological systems.

  9. Cognitive Ergonomics:

    1. Apply cognitive ergonomics principles to develop user-friendly systems.

    2. Identify and address cognitive workload challenges in various tasks.

  10. Human Performance Optimization:

    1. Apply psychological principles to optimize human performance.

    2. Design interventions to enhance cognitive and emotional aspects of human performance.

  11. Data Analysis in Engineering Psychology:

    1. Utilize advanced statistical methods for mining and analyzing psychological data.

    2. Interpret and draw meaningful conclusions from data related to human behaviour in diverse fields.

  12. Ethical Considerations:

    1. Recognize and address ethical considerations in human behaviour through analysis and sequential modification.

    2. Apply ethical decision-making frameworks to projects involving human intervention.

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