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Programme structure: Educational Psychology (D Ed Psy) - what's running in 2023/24

Please note: It is possible that the information shown for future academic years may change due to developments in the relevant academic field. Optional unit availability varies depending on both staffing, student choice and timetabling constraints.

All units in this programme are must pass. For the definition of must pass units please see the Glossary of Terms from Annex 1 to the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes at

Unit name Unit code Credit points Status Teaching Block
Promoting Inclusion ACHSD0001 20 Mandatory AYEAR
Dimensions of Social and Emotional Development ACHSD0012 20 Mandatory AYEAR
Multi-Agency Working ACHSD0009 20 Mandatory TB-2
Professional Practice ACHSD0011 20 Mandatory TB-2
Research Methods 2 ACHSD0006 20 Mandatory AYEAR
Research Methods 3 ACHSD0007 20 Mandatory AYEAR

Progression/award requirements

The assessment of the taught component of a doctoral degree is governed by the Regulations and Code of Practice for Taught Programmes and is assessed separately from the research project. Progression to the research project may be dependent on the successful completion of the taught component - please refer to the relevant handbook for the structure of the particular programme.

The pass mark set by the University for any level 7(M) unit is 50 out of 100.

Exit awards

It may be possible to exit the programme with a taught award. For detailed rules on progression please see the Regulations and Code of Practice for Research Programmes and the relevant faculty handbook.