Applying Research and Educational Psychology
to Diverse Learning Environments
Learning and instruction is the application of psychological
principles and concepts to solve problems in educational
and training settings. Individual differences, cognitive
and social development, learning and motivational theory,
instructional design, classroom teaching and management,
and assessment are common topics addressed in the program.
The program provides working professionals with the research
skills and core content to make use of and contribute to the
knowledge base in learning and instruction.
Using the latest technology to assist in instructional delivery
and support, coursework focuses on learners and learning,
instructional settings, research skills, and special education.
There is also an option to obtain a Concentration in Special
Education or a Concentration in Digital Technology for Teaching and Learning (nine
For more information please contact the SOE prospective student adviser, Lisa Klope, at (415) 422-5467 or firstname.lastname@example.org.