The Maurice Thorez Institute of Foreign Languages
Moscow State Linguistic University


Study Mode: Full time

Duration: 2 academic years (120 ECTS)

Programme Overview

Educational psychologists apply theories of human development to understand individual learning, improve the learning process and promote educational success for all students. This two-year programme is ideal if you want to become an educational psychologist. It will develop your knowledge and understanding of psychology and explore how to best apply your knowledge in various educational contexts. The programme aims to equip students with competencies that allow them to provide psychological support to all subjects of educational relations. An integrated approach to education will allow graduates to be realized not only in the field of psychological and pedagogical support, but also in research activities.

What You Will Study

· Methods of active learning

· Supervision of psychological and pedagogical activity

· Stress management of activity

· Psychological and pedagogical monitoring

· Methods and techniques of psychotherapy in pedagogical activity

· Methods and techniques of counseling in pedagogical activity

· Mathematical processing of empirical research data

· Foreign language in the field of professional communication

Lecture courses

· Psychology of education

· Actual problems of pedagogical interaction

· Psychology of management in education

· Psychology of communication

· Psychological and pedagogical design in educational activities

· Differential psychology

· Psychology of intercultural interaction

· Psychology of effective interaction

· Age pedagogy

· Psychology of conflict

· Psychology of self-regulation


The result of the training is the opportunity to provide support in the development of educational programs of any level, to diagnose and correct difficulties in learning, upbringing, development, as well as social adaptation, to develop individual educational routes, to assist in the formation of comfortable relationships in the educational sphere.