University of Strathclyde

University of Strathclyde

Educational Psychology

This course is designed to help students work effectively as an educational psychologist with young people, teachers, parents and other professionals. This course, together with the Stage 2 Qualification in Educational Psychology, (Scotland) from the British Psychological Society (BPS), meets the requirements for registration as an educational psychologist with the Health and Care Professions Council.

Course modules

Modules: frameworks for professional practice; effective communication and interpersonal skills; development in context; facilitating change; assessment and intervention; research and evaluation; professional practice.

Assessment methods

5,000 word term-time essays (6 in total across Years 1 and 2); Year 1 and Year 2 projects (each of 15,000 words); presentations; a practice workfile; term-time assignments and problem-based learning and individual project.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 9,500 per (Year 1) 24 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Strathclyde G1 1XQ Scotland

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