Educational Psychology

PSY 240-1

Principles of developmental, social, and cognitive psychology as applied to education, with a focus on how children learn. Examination of the impact on learning of race, class, gender, and ethnicity, including a comparative analysis of cultural differences in American schools. Through structured service learning experiences in local schools, students reflect through writing on ethical issues in teaching. Online equivalent to Education 240. Not open to students who have taken Education 240.
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • EI
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • EDUC 240-1
Typically Offered