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This 19-credit minor is available to all Mason undergraduate students and provides students a grounding in topics related to human growth and development, cognition, learning and instruction, motivation, measurement, and research methods.

Banner Code: EDP

Minor Requirements

Total credits: 19

Required Courses

EDEP 350Perspectives on Achievement Motivation3
EDUC 302Human Growth and Development3
PSYC 312Educational Psychology3
PSYC 320Psychological Tests and Measurements4
Total Credits13


Select two courses from the following:6
Developmental Pathways of Diverse Learners, Birth-Adolescence
The Neuroscience of Learning and Cognition
Developmental Psychology (Mason Core)
Child Development
Adolescent Development
Behavior Modification
Psychology of Creativity and Innovation
Total Credits6