Where will this take me?


This course equips you with strategic approaches to lead real change in your organisation, and valuable transferrable skills. You will return to your organisation with a grounding in the science of positive psychology, and the practical know-how to strategically apply it in a professional setting.

Learning outcomes

Students completing the course will be able to:

  • Apply contemporary scientific theories of positive psychology to understand issues of well-being in applied settings
  • Reflect on current trends in positive psychology research
  • Describe and critique key positive psychological constructs and their measurement
  • Conceptualise personal and work related experiences using positive psychological concepts
  • Design a positive psychology program based on existing theory and evidence
  • Evaluate a positive psychology program using appropriate positive psychological measurement and evaluation methods
  • Apply contemporary evidence on positive psychological interventions
  • Demonstrate key introductory skills of positive psychology coaching.

Lara Mossman