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EDUC 220: Educational Psychology

Prerequisite(s):
-Completion of PSY 101 with a grade of C or better
AND
-Completion of CHLD 101 or EDUC 101 with a grade of C or better

This course provides an introduction to psychological principles underlying educational practice. Theories concerning cognitive and psychological development, human learning, and motivation are studied with emphasis on application for instruction, including assessment. Emphasis will also be placed on learner-centered instruction and diversity. 3 credit hours

Transferrable Elective Course: This course generally should transfer to an Illinois Articulation Initiative college or university. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.