PRACTICAL PSYCHOLOGY - Полоцкий государственный университет

Practical psychology

Practical psychology

Faculty:
Faculty of Humanities (FH)
Department:
Department of Technology and Methods of Teaching

Qualification given: teacher-psychologist
Study period: full-time – 4 years
Mental health influences our quality of life as much as the physical one does. Each year, more and more people understand it. They also understand that in certain situations the help of psychologists is necessary. Such specialists provide psychology counselling, diagnostics, correction and prophylactic treatment. These procedures help to identify the inner human problems, dispose of them and make them never come back.
Practical psychology students acquire wide range of knowledge in psychology, pedagogy, modern technologies of teaching and guidance. The studying process is carried out in different forms, which develops not only professional skills, but also such qualities as tolerance and empathy. An important part of the process is practical training, which students pass each year. During the practice, students learn to carry out psychological trainings, consultations, diagnostic and correctional work. The graduates of the specialty are demanded in different spheres and irreplaceable in education.
You will learn
Practical psychology
  • to apply psychology knowledge, and knowledge concerning children and teenagers development
  • to cope with difficult issues and situations
  • to efficiently accomplish professional tasks with paying attention to the principles of professional ethics
  • to identify emotional and behavioral disorders
  • to carry out psychology research
  • to teach children with special educational needs
Career fields
  • education
  • healthcare
  • social sphere
  • business

Practical psychology
Majors
  • General Psychology
  • Psychological Assessment
  • Psychology Training
  • Social Psychology
  • Educational Psychology
  • History of Psychology
  • Crisis Psychology
  • Experimental Psychology and System Data Analysis
  • Methodology, Theory and Methods of Psychology Research
  • Psychophysiology and Neuropsychology
  • Medical and Special Psychology
  • Psychology Counselling