Educational Psychology

University College Dublin


Course Name Educational Psychology
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W094
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MAEP
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2019/2020 September
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
MA Educational Psychology FT (W094)
2 Years

Full Time

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Duration 2 years full-time.
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Entry Requirements

Expand+The MA in Educational Psychology Course is open to graduates who, prior to application, hold a first or second class honours degree in Psychology or a qualification in Psychology that is deemed to be equivalent, and who meet the requirements for Grad...

Comment The MA in Educational Psychology (MAEP) Course is a professional training course, designed to prepare students to work as educational psychologists.
Course Content

Expand+MA Educational Psychology
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 120)
Professional training in Educational Psychology is generally available at two levels, Master's level and Professional Doctorate level, and both options are available at UCD School...

Subjects Taught

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Inclusion and Equality in Education

Professional Practice I

Foundation Disciplines in Educational Psychology

Professional Practice II


Assessment Method There is a variety of assessment procedures employed on the course including; essay-based assignments, research assignments, completion of professional placement portfolios, individual and group presentations, observed administration of test instruments, supervised professional practice in psychological services and the completion of a research project, consisting of a literature review of 10,000 words and a research paper of 6,000 words.
Number of Credits 120
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Sarah Walshe
Contact Number:01 716 7948
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