ED 253 Educational Psychology: 3 semester hours
This course examines the psychological conditions and research underlying educational practice. It introduces theories of learning, motivation, pupil variability, assessment, and classroom management. No formal field experience is required, but students will be expected to complete assignments involving up to 10 hours in the schools during semester. This course must be completed with a minimum grade of C (2.00). Prerequisites: PS 101, PS 124. ED 102 or ED 253 prior to or in conjunction with ED 263, and cumulative GPA of 2.50.