Introduction to Educational Psychology: Certificate Program

Course Summary

Watch our fun video lessons and take the accompanying quizzes to earn an Introduction to Educational Psychology Certificate in just a couple of weeks. With this certificate course, you can boost your resume and prove your commitment to continued education.
Create an account
to start this course today
Try it risk-free for 30 days
Create an account
Try it risk-free for 30 days

9 chapters in Introduction to Educational Psychology: Certificate Program

Course Practice Test

Check your knowledge of this course with a 50-question practice test.
  • Comprehensive test covering all topics
  • Detailed video explanations for wrong answers
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(3, 9)}}
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Child and Adolescent Development: Developmental Milestones & Nature vs. Nurture  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Using Cognitive Development Psychology in the Classroom  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Piaget's Theory of Cognitive Development  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Assimilation & Accommodation in Psychology: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Jean Piaget's Stages of Cognitive Development  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Lev Vygotsky's Theory of Cognitive Development  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Zone of Proximal Development and Scaffolding in the Classroom  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Social Constructivism and the Mediated Learning Experience  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Tools to Advance Cognitive Development  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Differences between Piaget & Vygotsky's Cognitive Development Theories  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Social & Cognitive Development: Impact on Interpersonal Relationships  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Erikson's Stages of Psychosocial Development: Theory & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Linguistics: Language Development in Children  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Bilingual Education, Immersion & Multicultural Education  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Moral & Prosocial Behavior: Definitions & Examples of Classroom Applications  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Kohlberg's Stages of Moral Development  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Carol Gilligan's Theory of Moral Development  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Gender Differences in the Classroom: Physical, Cognitive & Behavioral  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Gender Differences: The Nature Versus Nurture Debate  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Bronfenbrenner's Microsystem: Definition & Concept  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Client-Centered Therapy by Rogers: Techniques & Definition  Take Quiz
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(5, 9)}}
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Methods of Measuring Intelligence: Interpreting IQ Scores & Score Range  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Two Types of Intelligence: Fluid and Crystallized Intelligence  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - What is Gardner's Theory of Multiple Intelligences?  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Impact of Parenting Styles on Different Styles of Learners  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - The Effect of Culture, Socialization & Culture Shock on Education  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Sense of Self and Self-Socialization: The Development of Self-Views  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Changes in Sense of Self From Childhood to Adolescence  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - James Marcia's Identity Theory: Understanding Adolescents' Search For Identity  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Educating Students with Special Needs  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Using an Individual Education Program (IEP) in the Classroom  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Learning Disabilities: How to Identify Children with a Learning Disability  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: Definition of ADHD  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Speech and Communication Disorders: Instructional Strategies for Speech Sound Errors  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Characteristics of Speech Sound Errors: Speech & Communication Disorders  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Behavioral Characteristics of Children with Asperger Syndrome  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Cognitive & Social Functioning Delays: Adapting Instruction for Learners  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Adapting Instruction for Learners With Sensory Challenges  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Advanced Cognitive Development and Renzulli's Triad  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Ability Grouping and Tracking in Schools: Advantages and Disadvantages  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - What Is Dysgraphia? - Symptoms, Treatment & Definition  Take Quiz
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(6, 9)}}

Earning College Credit

Did you know… We have over 200 college courses that prepare you to earn credit by exam that is accepted by over 1,500 colleges and universities. You can test out of the first two years of college and save thousands off your degree. Anyone can earn credit-by-exam regardless of age or education level.

To learn more, visit our Earning Credit Page

Transferring credit to the school of your choice

Not sure what college you want to attend yet? Study.com has thousands of articles about every imaginable degree, area of study and career path that can help you find the school that's right for you.

Practice Tests in this course
Check your knowledge of this course with a 50-question practice test. Once you take the test, you will receive a detailed exam report complete with your personal statistics and even specific lessons to focus on! Take the practice test now
Your detailed study guide will include:
  • Answers and detailed explanations to each question
  • Video lessons to explain complicated concepts
Course Practice Test
More practice by chapter
See practice tests for:
Support