This fully funded, doctorate programme aims to provide you with an advanced level of knowledge in educational psychology and, upon completion of the course, you will be qualified to practice as an Educational Psychologist.
You will also be eligible to apply for registration as a practitioner psychologist with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC), and to the British Psychological Society (BPS) for Chartered EP status.
The aim of theEducational Psychology programme offered at Cardiff University is to offer knowledge and expertise for a career as an educational psychologist (EP), via doctorate-level study. Completion of the programme confers eligibility to apply for registration as a practitioner psychologist with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and to the British Psychological Society (BPS) for Chartered EP status.
Teaching on the Educational Psychology Professional Doctorate programme consists of six themes:
- Research Methods in Educational Psychology
- Processes and Methods of Assessment
- The Psychology of Learning: Managing Change
- The Psychology of Behaviour: Managing Change
- Understanding and Working with Organisations, Systems and Groups: Managing Change
- The Role of the Educational Psychologist (EP): Managing Change
- 36 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Applicants will need to provide evidence that:
- they have obtained their qualification, or expect to by 31 December.
- they are eligible for Graduate Basis for Chartered membership (GBC)
- they have relevant work experience. A breakdown of each employment and voluntary work should be provided with number of hours works per week.
- In addition, applicants will need to provide an academic reference and a work experience reference. Please contact the programme admin to request the relevant forms.
Tuition fees status is determined during the processing of applications, so we are unable to confirm this in advance or advise on fees status decisions.
Living costs for Cardiff
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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