Educational Psychology is relevant across the lifespan. It covers areas as diverse as early childhood development to learning issues, mental health programs, and careers advice.
The Master of Educational Psychology is offered by the Melbourne Graduate School of Education. The course comprises a two-year full-time coursework program which provides entry level training for graduates who seek a professional career in Educational Psychology. The course prepares graduates to practice in a wide range of settings, including early childhood centres, schools, tertiary colleges and universities, clinics, hospitals, community centres, and private practices. It is based on the scientist-practitioner approach and builds on theoretical knowledge and core competencies for educational psychology practice. It is taught through coursework, research, and practical placements experience.