EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY

Course Information
TitleΠΑΙΔΑΓΩΓΙΚΗ ΨΥΧΟΛΟΓΙΑ / EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY
Code281
FacultyPhysical Education and Sport Science
SchoolPhysical Education and Sports Sciences (Thessaloniki)
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CoordinatorCharalampos Tsormpatzoudis
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID600001273

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Physical Education and Sports Science (2014-2015)

Registered students: 284
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreTheoretical Compulsory Courses844

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours2
Class ID
600169595
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
Students will be able to identify the cornerstones of Pedagogy-Psychology. More specifically to understand issues related to motor, cognitive, emotional and social development. Also, to be able to discuss isuues of learning and teaching. Finally, students will be able to discuss research evidence on motivation, interpersonal communication, and teachers' expectations.
General Competences
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
1. Conepts, aims and objectives of pedagogical psychology 2. Theory and evidence on children's developemnt 3. Nature and nurture 4. Motor and cognitive development 5. personality, emotional and social development 6. Psychological theories in teaching and learning 7. Developmental stages 8. Gender issues, exercise and PE 9. Needs, motives and interest in school life. 10. Interpersonal communication in PE classes 11. Social discrimination and racism in PE and Sport 12. Wnvironemnt and pedagogy 13. Teacher's pedagogical personality
Keywords
pedagogy, psychology
Educational Material Types
  • Book
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures261.0
Exams763.0
Total1024.1
Student Assessment
Description
Written exams
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Extended Answer Questions (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
Berg, L. (2015). Ανάπτυξη του παιδιού. Αθήνα: ΙΩΝ.
Last Update
10-10-2019