Return to: PhD in Clinical Psychology
In this specialization, students will examine theories, techniques, and issues that are related to teaching psychology at the collegiate level, including instructional design. Coursework includes an overview and critical analysis of various instructional methods and techniques. They will analyze specific instructional applications in various settings and through multiple theories of learning, such as behavioral, cognitive, humanistic, and social-situational. Students will also explore design and delivery of online courses, issues related to assessment, evaluation in a distance-learning environment, and appropriate and systematic use of technology in online learning venues.