PSY 355: Educational Psychology

Discipline: Psychology

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite: PSY 101 or PSY 123. The under-standing and application of psychological findings and principles relating to education. Examine the broad array of learning and behavior characteristics found in the diverse population of today's schools, including the similarities and differences between normal and exceptional. Understanding the tenets of the primary theories of learning (behavioral, information processing, cognitive, and humanistic) and the application of those tenets to teaching school-aged children. The psychological aspects of learning environments and instructional organizational approaches are explored. Also listed as EDU 355. (Offered every semester.) (LA)(3)

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