EDU-256: Educational Psychology

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Fall 2019
Title when registering
Educational Psychology
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
3 (for 15-week classes)
Course Description

Applies the principles and theories of educational psychology to teaching and learning in diverse school settings. Topics address all domains of learning and cognition. Theoretical examination includes the academic development of children socially, emotionally, cognitively, and physically. This course also includes the following content areas: special education, multicultural educational programs, principles and teaching methodologies, managing classroom discipline, motivating students to learn, leading classroom instruction, and assessing K-12 differences in students’ learning. It is recommended that EDU-256 not be taken concurrently with PSY-152.

ENG-132 and PSY-131 both with a C grade or higher
MTA Categories
  • Category 4: Social Sciences
General Education Categories
  • Social Sciences
Office Contact
School of Health and Human Services: 313-845-9877,, Health Careers Education Ctr, Room: G-132