Explore educational psychology to understand what it means to be a student in an educational setting. Explore educational psychology and what it means to be a student in an educational setting. As part of this course you’ll:
- Investigate the place where the two subjects meet with a strong focus on research and enquiry
- Look at how education should adapt to meet the needs of an individual to overcome difficulties and barriers to their learning
- Explore research methods and the ethical issues associated with educational psychology
- Take an active role in research to develop and apply your theoretical knowledge
- Think about the future of education using psychology as a driver of change
- Professionally experienced expert teaching team
- Strong and meaningful partnerships with schools and community organisations
- Specialist graduate skillset
- Transferable skills
- Dedicated in-school student advice/coaching service
Year 1 Core Modules:
- What is Education?
- What is Psychology?
- Research 1: Understanding Research in Educational Psychology
- Learner Focused Teaching
- Global Education: A Whole World Approach
- What is Normal Anyway?
- Mind, Brain & Education
- Research 2: Becoming a researcher in Educational Psychology
- Building Psychological Resilience
- Identity Formation in School
- A Whole School Approach
- Professional Work Experience
- Research 3: Research Project
- Technology & Social Media in Learning & Development
How to apply
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
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Fees and funding