Research course

Educational Psychology

Institution
Cardiff University · School of Psychology
Qualifications
DEdPsy

Entry requirements

Suitable for individuals with:

  • a qualification in psychology which confers eligibility for the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) of the British Psychological Society (BPS), usually by the December preceding the start of the programme
  • appropriate and sufficient experience of working with children (0-19) in educational, social services or community settings

Months of entry

September

Course content

The aim of the programme is to provide a sound theoretical basis, as well as the requisite skills in applying psychology, to equip trainees to perform the role of the educational psychologist.

The curriculum covers the following six themes:

  • Research methods in educational psychology
  • Processes and methods of assessment.
  • The psychology of learning: managing change
  • The psychology of behaviour: managing change
  • Understanding and working with systems, organisations and groups: managing change
  • The role of the educational psychologist: managing change

Qualification and course duration

DEdPsy

full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Enquiries
Email
postgradenquiries@cardiff.ac.uk