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  PSY561 Educational Psychology
   
 

Course Title

Educational Psychology

Course Code

PSY561

Number of Credits

3

Duration in Weeks

15

Pre-requisite Course(s) PSY503 Lifespan Developmental Psychology
 
Course Description

This course is designed to introduce how psychological theories are applied to learning and teaching. Areas covered in this course include major developmental and learning theories, student diversity and individual differences, motivation, effective teaching methods and practices, classroom management, and classroom assessment. Students will also examine their own learning journey and the local education system with the knowledge learnt in this course. This course is especially beneficial to those who intend to engage in professions such as children/youth counselling and educational psychology.

     
Assessment

Course Assessment: 100%

 

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