Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Kwantlen Polytechnic University proudly puts education in action to ensure you graduate career-ready and prepared to make a positive impact on your community. Turn what you love into your life at KPU: where thought meets action
Kwantlen Polytechnic University has been dedicated to helping learners turn thoughts into actions for over 35 years. KPU offers a range of degree, diploma, certificate, and citation programs at four Metro Vancouver campuses. The university’s programs proudly provide opportunities for hands-on experience and experiential learning.
KPU is a national leader in open education and the home of Canada's first Zed Cred programs. As an founding member of the OERu, KPU partners with like-minded institutions around the world to expand global access to higher education by contributing to the open courseware that the OERu offers the world.
Foundations of psychological science
Learn about the emergence of psychology as a scientific discipline, contemporary approaches to studying psychology, the methods used by psychological scientists, and the brain and nervous system.
Thinking, learning and memory
Evolutionary psychology, consciousness and perception
Living life with dementia
Dementia is a chronic degenerative disease but it doesn’t have to be a dire diagnosis. People can, and do, adapt to the disease and live full and fulfilled lives; they live their life with dementia.