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Master's Degree - Psychology
Educational Psychology via distance learning
This Master's Degree discusses individual differences in intelligence, and the impact of parents, culture, and the community on students' learning capacity. It emphasizes the educational implications and applications of educational psychology on child development, cognitive science, learning, and teaching, while incorporating new insights and current trends.
Academic Supervisor : Philomena Wavinya Ndambuki
More information about this academic supervisor at Bircham University Human Network. More info...
The Master's Degree online via distance learning provides students with specialized training. Students acquire practical knowledge and specific skills in courses related directly to the student's concentration. More info...
* 36 to 54 academic credits above a Bachelor's program.
* Duration ranges from 9 to 12 months.
* Program Structure: 70% textbooks + 30% project.
* Admission is open for adults over 25 years of age.
* Bachelor's degree or international equivalent (3 to 4 years of study) is required for admission.
Fees include all: Program of study, textbooks, study guide, evaluation and assessment, diploma, and transcript.
Cost per BIU earned postgraduate credit: 130 Euros (170 US$)
Cost per transferred credit from previous education and/or professional experience if required: 20 Euros (25 US$)
36 ... 54 Academic credits
Tuition Fee :Min. 4.680 Euros (6.120 US$) ... Max. 7.020 Euros (9.180 US$).
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Payment plans are available upon request up to 36 monthly installments. More info...
Faculty of Psychology via distance learning
Educational Psychology via distance learning
36 ... 54 Academic credits required for this distance learning degree program.
+ 42 Academic credits - Educational Psychology Online
+ Other additional subjects
+ 13 Academic credits - Research methodology and final project or thesis.
+ 42 Academic credits: Educational Psychology Online
BIU Earned Credits
Credits earned through the completion of academic work at Bircham International University (Reports, Projects and Thesis).
1 BIU Earned Credit = 1 USA Semester Credit (15 hours of learning) = 2 ECTS Credits (30 hours of study).
Courses list (each subject accounts for 3 academic credits):
You may study any subject as an independent online continuing education course. More info...
University graduate level continuing education course.
Background in this field of study is recommended.
501EDP - Perception & Knowledge
502EDP - Child Education: Learning
503EDP - Child Education: Family
504EDP - Child Observation & Guidance
505EDP - Children with Special Needs
506EDP - Personality & Social Development
507EDP - Cross Cultural Social Perspectives
508EDP - Child Development: Language, Math & Science
509EDP - Learning & Memory Development
510EDP - Language Acquisition
511EDP - Cognitive Development
512EDP - Classroom & Teaching Strategies
513EDP - Gifted & Talented Children
514EDP - Educational Psychology
Bibliography: Educational Psychology via distance learning
The corresponding textbooks are included in the fees. Once the fee has been paid, the books may take between two to five weeks to reach your address. Bircham International University offices may inform you at any time of the status of your books. If the book is in English, the required report must be written in English unless you have requested to write it in other language and have gained Bircham International University authorization. More info...
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+ Additional courses may be selected from other modules in the Faculty of Psychology from Bircham International University if required. This selection must be approved by the Distance Learning University Education Board. For example: Childhood & Special Education - Education & Pedagogy - Educational Administration - Educational Technology - ELT English Language Teaching - Library & Data Management .
Other additional subjects - For example:
Applied Educational Technologies
Children Education Programs
Classroom & Teaching Strategies
Disabilities & Assistive Technology
Education & Pedagogy
ELT English Language Teaching
Gifted & Talented Children
Philosophy & Critical Thinking
Philosophy of Mind
Philosophy of Science
Theory of Knowledge
+ 13 Academic credits (Research methodology and final project or thesis. More info...).
Admission requirements: Master's - Educational Psychology
Bircham International University distance learning degree admission requirements differ depending upon the Faculty and the major of study. There is no discrimination with respect to race, color, sex, beliefs and/or religion. A minimum of 30% of the total number of credits required by any adult degree program syllabus has to be transferred from previous education and/or validated from professional experience in order to gain admission. A maximum of 20% of the total number of credits required by the distance learning degree program can be transferred from professional and life experience. More info...
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About time: “I was in a hurry to get my degree. The efficacy of the learning system at BIU helped me achieve my goal in a period that I consider revolutionary. I was surprised to complete my degree and learn so much in that relatively little time”. More info...
Learning outcomes: Master's - Educational Psychology
The following learning outcomes are compatible with the European Qualifications Framework (EQF) for lifelong learning and continuing education. The EQF directives facilitate acceptance of this course credits by many higher education institution. These learning outcomes are achieved after completion of this course with a passing grade. Better grades will demonstrate higher analysis, evaluation and critical thinking skills. More info...
EQF LEVEL 5. Applicable knowledge and problem resolution.
Outcome resulting from course content analysis and practical applications included in the report.
The student will discuss in writing the interrelationships between Educational Psychology key concepts and will illustrate the contents with diagrams, charts, examples of practical application, and/or case studies. Several reviews and adjustments of the course contents will be necessary to meet the 20 to 35 pages report length limits and demonstrate a solid specialized knowledge of Educational Psychology and its applicability in the professional field of Psychology. More info...
EQF LEVEL 6. Advanced knowledge and critical understanding.
Outcome resulting from course content assessment and its applicability to problem solving.
The student's ability to combine the different parts of the text and to form a new coherent and harmonic final report will determine the critical understanding of the subject and an advanced knowledge of Educational Psychology. The student written report style, content, and structure play an important role in the assessment and applicability of the knowledge about Educational Psychology to different Psychology decision making scenarios and problem-solving. More info...
BIU adapts each Distance Learning Higher Education degree program to the needs of each student. More info...
Master's Degree - Psychology
Educational Psychology Online
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Master's Degree - Educational Psychology