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Doctor of Educational and Child Psychology DEdCPsy

Doctor of Educational and Child Psychology DEdCPsy

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Study mode

Full time

Duration

3 years

Start date

SEP-23

Key information
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Qualification type

DEdChPsy - Doctorate in Educational and Child Psychology

Subject areas

Child Psychology

Course type

Research

Course Summary

Course description

This is a three-year, full-time course approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). It is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS) and recognised by the Department for Education as a professional training course in educational psychology.

All our graduates are eligible to apply for registration with the HCPC as a practitioner educational psychologist and join the British Psychological Society's Division of Educational and Child Psychology.

Content

This programme is non-modular, but will include:

  • Developmental Psychology
  • Assessment and Intervention
  • The Education of Children with Additional Needs
  • Group Training for Support Staff
  • Professional Issues
  • Over 300 days of supervised professional practice placements

Modules

Consultation
Psychological Assessment and Formulation
Psychological Intervention and Evaluation
Training and Development
Research and Inquiry
Transferable Skills
Service Delivery and Organisational Change
Diversity and Cultural Difference
Promoting Development and Education
Person and Professional Values, Ethics and Skills

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

Please see our University website for fees and funding information.

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

Please see our University website for fees and funding information.

Entry requirements

You must have over one year of full-time (or equivalent) experience of working with children within educational, childcare or community settings. You will also need an honours degree in psychology that is recognised by the BPS for graduate membership.