School of Education

University of Manchester

Educational and Child Psychology

The programme curriculum plan is designed to provide effective coverage of the required core curriculum for training in educational psychology provided by the British Psychological Society; practical work (fieldwork) is a central component of the programme; it includes evaluation of the context of schooling and its effects on children's learning and behaviour, as well as the essentials of psychological assessment, programme planning, team working and communication skills.

Sponsorship information

Funding of fees is provided by the National College for Teaching and Leadership (NCTL), throughout the 3 years of the programme. The NCTL also provides a bursary in Year 1. For years 2 and 3 trainees are able to opt into the bursary allocation system, which provides all funded bursary placements.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
DEdChPsy Full-time September 2017 - 36 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Manchester Manchester M13 9PL North West

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Christopher Kitchen
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