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Paranormal Investigations: Complete Edition

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Course Description

This course provides a complete study of paranormal investigations. Central material is collected in one course that will provide students with a meaningful look into the world of paranormal investigation.

We will begin by supplying information that will prepare you to establish yourself as a leading authority for paranormal investigations. Lessons will then proceed to discuss the technical tools available for ghost identification, exploration of after-life theories, and methods to attain the personal transformation necessary to become more sensitive and perceptive to the energies we need to understand.

You will learn how to perform a paranormal investigation, become better informed about the meanings behind ghostly activities, learn ways you to understand and communicate with unhappy spirits, and much more.

These Topics will be included:

  • Preparations for a Paranormal Investigations
  • Basics of the On-Site Investigation
  • Paranormal Discoveries
  • Details of Spiritual Tools
  • The Nature of Ghosts
  • Extra Sensory Perception
  • Clairvoyance and Clairaudience
  • Mediumship and Channeling
  • Experiencing the Paranormal
  • Nuts and Bolts of a Spirit Contact Vigil
  • The Challenge of Evidence Gathering
  • Financing Your Hobby
  • ..and much more
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Course Lessons

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  • Lesson 1: The Study of the Paranormal

    In this lesson we will go over this growing scientific field, how paranormal activites are detected, terminology used, and further academic studies.
  • Lesson 2: A Haunting

    In this lesson, we'll cover what a haunting is, as well as the various types of hauntings you might face. We'll also look into the various degrees of a haunting and what you and the affected family should plan to do next.
  • Lesson 3: Preparations for Investigations

    This lesson will focus on four primary objectives: The initial phone call, Making an assessment, Interviewing witnesses and Identifying fraudulent claims.
  • Lesson 4: Basics of the On-Site Investigation

    Throughout this lesson, we'll cover the basics of an on-site investigation, from signs to look out for; equipment to add to your tool box, as well as some commonly trusted procedures protocols for running a first-rate, professional investigation.
  • Lesson 5: Paranormal Discoveries

    This lesson will focus on deciding how to deal with the activity found, deciding whether you'll seek to communicate directly with the entities involved or do the job without interacting with them directly.
  • Lesson 6: Moving Forward

    In this lesson we will cover the particulars of follow-up visits, and also some preventative care tips to help eliminate the possibility of future manifestations.
  • Lesson 7: Details of Spiritual Tools

    The course will cover the basics of spiritual contact as well as technical tools available for ghost identification.
  • Lesson 8: The Nature of Ghosts

    Since paranormal research tends to focus on spirits who make themselves known to the living through sounds, sensations, tastes, smells, and apparitions, it is important to understand what is believed about the nature of these ascended spirits.
  • Lesson 9: Extra Sensory Perception

    There are many theories and philosophies about ESP. Some feel that ESP is dependent upon environmental and physical factors and some believe that higher perception is not associated with any of our five physical senses.
  • Lesson 10: Clairvoyance and Clairaudience

    Clairvoyance is the psychic ability to receive messages from other realms through the imagery that is already present in your mind.
  • Lesson 11: Mediumship and Channeling

    A medium or channel receive information from the spirit world.
  • Lesson 12: Experiencing the Paranormal

    In this lesson, we will prepare for a sitting without using any gadgets or technology, but simply a small group of people interested in contacting the spirit world.
  • Lesson 13: Preparing For a Paranormal Investigation

    Whether your mission is to rule out paranormal activity or to prove it, it is advisable to conduct the investigation with the mind-set of a scientist.
  • Lesson 14: Nuts and Bolts of a Spirit Contact Vigil

    Gathering evidence is the most important part of paranormal research so you need to have the right equipment.
  • Lesson 15: The Challenge of Evidence Gathering

    Here is a checklist for a team of paranomal investigators before gathering evidence.
  • Lesson 16: Further Considerations

    Along with respecting the clients confidentiality, there may be times when the paranormal investigator encounters troubled spirits.
  • Lesson 17: Summing Up the Logistics

    There are a number of steps to follow before starting an investigation.
  • Lesson 18: Financing Your Hobby

    Investigating the paranormal is not generally paid work. To afford the equipment and maintenance, gas, and time that it takes to conduct paranormal investigations can be daunting.
  • Lesson 19: Ghost Stories

    Here are a few stories about the spirit world and sightings.

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Course Title: Paranormal Investigations: Complete Edition
Course Number: 7550120
Languages: English - United States, Canada and other English speaking countries
Course Type: How To
Grading Policy: Earn a final grade of 70% or higher to receive an online/downloadable CEU Certification documenting CEUs earned
Assessment Method: Lesson assignments and review exams
Instructor: UniversalClass Staff Instructor
Syllabus: View Syllabus
Duration: Continuous: Enroll anytime!
Course Fee: $65.00 (no CEU Certification) || with CEU Certification: $90.00

Learning Outcomes

By successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
  • Define what a paranormal investigation is.
  • Describe a haunting.
  • Describe preparations for investigations.
  • Define the basics of the on-site investigation.
  • Describe paranormal discoveries.
  • Describe the details of spiritual tools.
  • Describe the nature of ghosts.
  • Describe extra sensory perception.
  • Describe clairvoyance and clairaudience.
  • Describe mediumship and channeling.
  • Describe nuts and bolts of a spirit contact vigil.
  • Summarize the challenge of evidence gathering, and
  • Demonstrate mastery of lesson content at levels of 70% or higher.
Lesson 1 Assignment: IntroductionAssignment1
Lesson 1 Quiz: Introduction to Paranormal InvestigationExam50
Lesson 2 Assignment: What is a Haunting?Assignment10
Lesson 2 Quiz: HauntingsExam40
Lesson 3 Assignment: The Purpose of the Initial CallAssignment10
Lesson 3 Quiz: Investigation EssentialsExam50
Lesson 4 Assignment: Commonly Trusted Policies and Procedures.Assignment10
Lesson 4 Quiz: The Process of InvestigatingExam55
Lesson 5 Quiz: Finding Evidence of Paranormal ActivitiesExam50
Lesson 6 Quiz: Knowing When the Job Is DoneExam40
Lesson 7 Quiz: Spiritual ToolsExam20
Lesson 8 Quiz: The nature of ghostsExam20
Lesson 9 Assignment: Developing ESPAssignment25
Lesson 9 Quiz: Extra Sensory PerceptionExam18
Lesson 10 Assignment: Practicing Clairvoyance or ClairaudienceAssignment25
Lesson 10 Quiz: Clairvoyance and ClairaudienceExam19
Lesson 11 Assignment: Developing a PlanAssignment25
Lesson 11 Quiz: Mediumship and ChannelingExam19
Lesson 12 Assignment: Experimenting with Psychic ToolsAssignment25
Lesson 12 Quiz: Experiencing the ParanormalExam20
Lesson 13 Assignment: Create an Interview TemplateAssignment25
Lesson 13 Quiz: Preparing For a Paranormal InvestigationExam20
Lesson 14 Quiz: Nuts and Bolts of a Spirit Contact VigilExam16
Lesson 15 Assignment: Identifying and Overcoming ChallengesAssignment25
Lesson 15 Quiz: The Challenge of Evidence GatheringExam20
Lesson 16 Quiz: Further ConsiderationsExam20
Lesson 17 Assignment: Equipment ChecklistAssignment25
Lesson 17 Quiz: Summing Up the LogisticsExam14
Lesson 18 Quiz: Financing your hobby.Exam20
Lesson 19 Final Assignment: A Ghost Story worth Investigating?Assignment25
Lesson 19 Quiz: Ghost StoriesExam15
Total Points:757

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