Educational Psychology Courses

BEP
110
Hours
3
Intro Learning Strateg Skills

Provides students with a theoretical and practical understanding of the importance and use of specific learning strategies. This course will also engage students in reflective decision making and critical evaluation of their learning process.

BEP
305
Hours
3
Educational Psychology

Covers the psychological principles basic to an understanding of the learner, the learning process, and the learning situation.

Prerequisite(s): PY 101 or HD 101 or PY 105
BEP
360
Hours
3
Social Psychol Foundtns Educ

An examination of the social, psychological, philosophical, and historical foundations of education in a modern democratic society. Critical attention is paid to contrasting theories of human nature, the learner and the learning process that, when combined with judgments about the purpose and conduct of life, have shaped pedagogy.

Prerequisite(s): PY 101 or HD 101 or PY 105
BEP
410
Hours
1-6
Academic Mentoring

Introduction to academic mentoring is a service learning and leadership course. Students mentor K-12 school students in academic subjects. Class readings and discussions support the mentoring relationship by focusing on learning, motivation, metacognition, listening, personality, and the social contexts of schooling.

Courses for Educational Research

BER
345
Hours
3
Educational Statistics

Statistical methods in education; graphs, charts, frequency distributions, central tendencies, dispersion, correlation, sampling errors, estimation, and hypothesis testing.

BER
450
Hours
3
Assess Of Classrm Learng

Survey of teacher-made and standardized instruments for understanding students? achievement and evaluating teaching. Field practicum in the schools is required.