Course Description

Psychology Diploma in Education & Training

Study 365

Educational psychology is concerned with how students learn and develop. It emphasizes trends in educational development while also focusing on educational diversity. For teachers and trainers to fulfil their instructional role most effectively, their teaching methods must be grounded in educational psychology. Educational psychology provides a framework for teachers and trainers to plan, create and deliver effective lessons, and assess each student’s learning.

This online diploma course, you will explore the topic of educational psychology in detail. Key development theories related to the learningprocess are examined and practical classroom examples are supplied to engage you throughout the course. Vital material about student diversity is also presented, including strategies and information about working with students with special educational needs.


Thisonline training course is comprehensive and designed to cover the following key topics are listed under the curriculum. This course has been designed for 12 guided learning hours.

Course Curriculum

1: History And Educational Aims

2: Cognitive Perspective Of Learning & Information Processing

3: Knowledge Organization

4: Advance Creativity In A Learning Environment

5: Behavioural Theory

6: Applying The Premack Principle In The Classroom

7: Child And Adolescent Development

8: Social Constructivism And The Mediated Learning Experience

9: Moral & Prosocial Behaviour

10: The Importance Of Motivation In An Educational Environment

11: Using Intrinsic And Extrinsic Motivation To Enhance Learning

12: Teacher Expectations & Attributions

13: Methods Of Measuring Intelligence

14: Educating Students With Special Needs

15: Emotional & Behavioural Disorders

16: Advanced Cognitive Development

17: Forms Of Assessment

18: Performance Assessments

19: Standardized Tests In Education

20: Instructional Strategies

21: Advance Organizers In The Classroom

22: Types Of Research Design

23: Research Ethics In Educational Psychology

Course Duration:

You will have 12 Months access to your online study platform from the date you purchased the course. The course is self-paced so you decide how fast or slow the training goes. You can complete the course in stages revisiting the training at any time.

Method of Assessment:

At the end of the course learners will also take an online multiple choice questions assessment test. This online multiple choice questions test is marked automatically so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.


Successful candidates will be awarded certificate for “Psychology Diploma in Education & Training”.

Course Code S 0084
College Name Study 365
Course Category Education
Course Type Online Learning
Course Location Athlone, Westmeath, Dublin, Ireland
Course Fee 45
Course Duration 365 days
Entry Requirements There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds. Having good educational background will be an advantage for this course. Learners should be ages 16 or over to undertake the qualification. Basic understanding of English language, literacy, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.
Career Path This course will equip you to work as an educational psychologist in local authority children’s services. Educational psychologists help children or young people who are experiencing problems that hinder their successful learning and participation in school and other activities. These problems can include a range of emotional and social problems or learning difficulties.
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New Broad Street House, 35 New Broad Street, London. EC2M 1NH, United Kingdom, Cavan, United Kingdom

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