A Doctor of Philosophy degree, short Ph.D is an advanced academic degree earned in various fields, signifying major interests and accomplishments in research.
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Doctoral study in educational psychology is a three-year program and can be studied full-time or in combined form. The program is based on an individual study plan under the guidance of a supervisor or consultant. [+]
Doctoral study in educational psychology is a three-year program and can be studied full-time or in combined form. The program is based on an individual study plan under the guidance of a supervisor or consultant. This type of study program is intended for graduates of master's degree in psychology and represents the third academic degree.
The discipline Educational Psychology assumes the student specialization and leads to self-reliant scientific, creative and research work and prepare for the future path of a highly qualified expert. It is conceived as an interdisciplinary branch based on the application of theoretical knowledge in other fields of science and psychological practice. The study is focused on acquiring the necessary knowledge and skills for performing scientific research and the research work in the field of psychology.... [-]
The Doctoral Program in Psychological Development, Learning and Health allows professionals in these fields to better understand research and the latest advances. These studies allow to improve the clinical, educational and research activity of graduates in Psychology, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Psychopedagogy, Primary or Secondary School Teacher and other degrees related to education and health sciences. [+]
This PhD program is interuniversity and involves researchers from the universities of A Coruña and Santiago de Compostela. In their teams are also integrated researchers from the universities of Barcelona, Oviedo and Valencia, as well as the Institute Xerontolóxico Matia (INGEMA).
The program welcomes more than 30 researchers and is organized around two lines of research:Line A Research in Developmental and Educational Psychology Line B Health psychology.
The main objective of the program is to develop research skills in the fields related to the two proposed lines of research and the teams that comprise them (eg database management and document review, planning and implementation of experimental designs, psychological evaluation And collection of information, qualitative and quantitative data analysis, writing and defense of scientific reports and multidisciplinary teamwork in national and international groups).... [-]