Postgraduate Certificate in Educational Psychology

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Entry requirements

Entry requirements for the Postgraduate Certificate in Educational Psychology are detailed on the regulations button.

Applicants must:

  • hold a master's degree in Education or Psychology with a minimum of a B average or above
  • have completed approved undergraduate psychology courses to the value of 45 credits with a minimum of a B average or above
  • have completed sufficient study in educational psychology and research to be able to meet the New Zealand Psychologists Board registration requirements.

The Postgraduate Certificate in Educational Psychology will not be available for new enrolments from 2019 as it will be replaced by the new Postgraduate Certificate in Educational and Developmental Psychology.

What documents do you need to supply to support your application?

  • a copy of your academic transcript/s
  • a copy of your current curriculum vitae, including details of your educational and professional qualifications, employment history with dates and descriptions of roles and responsibilities, membership of associations/organisations, and a list of professional publications and research reports.

For general entry requirements see Massey University entry requirements.

Postgraduate Certificate in Educational Psychology structure

To qualify for the award of the Postgraduate Certificate in Educational Psychology, you will be required to complete two compulsory courses (60 credits).

Completion of this programme requires attendance at compulsory block workshops at the Auckland campus.

You shall complete the Postgraduate Certificate in Educational Psychology within three years of admission to the programme.

These regulations should be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including the General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas and Graduate Certificates

Courses

Please see the regulations button for Course information. If you would like to find out more about individual course requirements, please use our Course Search.
256.754 Assessment in Educational Psychology
256.755 Professional Practice in Educational Psychology


How much will it cost?

We can't tell you the exact cost until you have chosen your courses, as the tuition fees you pay each year vary depending on the courses you choose. There will also be compulsory non-tuition fees you have to pay in addition to your tuition fees. For some courses there may be other charges for things such as study resources, software, trips and contact workshops.

To get an approximate idea of tuition costs for typical study areas, you can use our quick guide to programme fees.

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Financial assistance

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