A distance learning course
College accreditation: International Association for Distance Learning.
Course accredited by Institute for Meridian Psychotherapy
for professional development purposes
recommended period of study: approx.
3 months or less. Continuous enrolment. No time limit.
Cost for shipped textbook option to UK:
£235.00 (235 Pounds Sterling - for currency conversion see
A FREE printed textbook
(approx. 400 pages)
will be sent to UK students.
discount for UK students: We will give UK
students a discount of £25 if they purchase the
Kindle edition of the textbook from the link in
the left-hand column of this page, instead of
the free hard copy. (Note that as at August
2011 the Kindle edition seems to be unavailable)
students living outside the UK: £235.00 (235 Pounds Sterling - for currency conversion see
www.xe.com ) Excluding textbook -
will normally purchase the book on-line from an
Method of study
Textbook study. Written assignments based on
textbooks and exercises. Assignment questions are issued by email and
students return their written work by email. Grades and feedback are issued by
Although we provide a separate, extended
Advanced Diploma in
Parapsychology, we recognise the need for a
shorter but intellectually satisfying course for
those who wish to study the subject in a more
concise format. This new Diploma course uses a
single university-level textbook that is
separate from the books required from the
Advanced course. This Diploma may be taken on
its own, or as a preparation for the Advanced
Diploma in Parapsychology.
History of parapsychological research
phenomenology and research
Survival after death
Near-Death and Out-Of-Body
Belief in the paranormal and related beliefs
What use is parapsychology?
Irwin and Watt, An Introduction to
Parapsychology. McFarland, 5th Edition, 2007.
criteria and suitability
No particular qualifications are required for entry.
Successful graduates will receive the Diploma in
Parapsychology awarded by UK College of Holistic Training which is a private UK
qualification. The college is accredited by the International Association for
The course is accredited by
The Institute for Meridian Psychotherapy
(which is linked to UKCHT) for professional development purposes (see
societies page for explanation).
This diploma is accepted by
Calamus International University (a
non-UK, private distance university with private accreditation) for credit towards
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We reserve the right to change the syllabus and other details of any course at
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now, go to our Application page