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Learning, Cognition and Development

Rutgers University

M.Ed.
60 months
Duration
30144 USD/year
30144 USD/year
17736 USD/year
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About

The Ed.M. in Learning, Cognition and Development from Rutgers University is intended for students wishing to study the psychology of human learning, cognition, and development as it applies to education.

Overview

This Ed.M. in Learning, Cognition and Development program from Rutgers University serves as an enriching theoretical background for the education professional and/or a foundation for further study at the doctoral level. The study of how human beings learn, think, and grow forms the academic core of a variety of educational careers and applied doctoral programs and allows the student with an interest in psychology to obtain a master’s degree while keeping options open concerning future employment and/or possible doctoral training.

The program’s learning goals are:

  • Attain mastery of psychological constructs and theories relevant to learning, cognition and development.
  • Appropriately apply these psychological constructs and theories to educational settings and related applied contexts.
  • Achieve skill in the critical evaluation of empirical evidence related to the psychology of education.
  • Attain competence in oral and written communication on topics within educational psychology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Psychology of Learning
  • Educational Psychology: Theories of Cognition & Instruction
  • Cooperative and Collaborative Learning
  • Cognitive and Motivational Learning Strategies
  • Motivation in the Classroom
  • Seminar in Learning, Cognition, and Development
  • Cognition and Memory
  • Cognition and Language from Birth to Eight
  • Language Acquisition

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applications can be completed online or obtained from the Office of Graduate and Professional Admissions
  • A complete listing of degree requirements for the on-campus program is available for download.
  • For information regarding the online LCD program, please review the brochure. A complete listing of degree requirements for the online program is also available for download.
  • Accepted students will have 5 years to complete the program, from the beginning of any course work to be counted toward the program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30144 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15072 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.
  • National

    30144 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15072 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.
  • In-State

    17736 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8868 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.

Funding

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