Developmental psychology

Developmental psychology

Direction: 37.04.01  – Psychology

Graduate’s degree (qualification): master

Form of education: full-time

Duration of program: 2 years

Modules and Disciplines:

Module 1 “Theoretical-cognitive”  “independent work → practice (training) → theoretical training – research work”. Theoretical training – disciplines:
Philosophy and methodology of modern science; Scientific schools and theories in modern psychology; Actual psychological problems of modern society.

Module 2 “Research activities and methods of psychological research”  “theoretical training → practice (training) → research work → independent work.” Theoretical training – disciplines: Planning and conducting psychological research;
Methods of specialized psychological research; Mathematical processing of data of psychological and pedagogical studies in the SPSS program.

Module 3 “Professional interaction”  «theoretical training → practice (training) → research work → practice (production) → independent work». Theoretical training – disciplines: Training of professional self-development; Intercultural communication in professional interaction.

Module 4 “Disciplines of professional activity (I)” “theoretical training → research work → practice (production) → independent work”. Theoretical training – disciplines: New theories of mental development; Fundamentals of general (genetic) psychology.

Module 5 “Disciplines of professional activity (II)” “theoretical training → research work → practice (production) → independent work.” Theoretical training – disciplines: Psychology of games and tales; Adulthood and maturity in the psychology of development and acmeology; Foreign concepts of personality.

Elective disciplines: Psychology of children’s giftedness; Psychological and pedagogical practice of working with gifted children; Perinatal psychology; Readiness for parenting: diagnosis and correction; Psychology of dependence; Addictive behavior in childhood and adolescence; Neurobiological basis of developmental psychology; Brain and psyche.

Facultative: Scientific and methodical seminar