cod. 18500

Academic year 2020/21
2° year of course - Second semester
- Dolores ROLLO
Academic discipline
Psicologia dello sviluppo e psicologia dell'educazione (M-PSI/04)
Attività formative affini o integrative
Type of training activity
30 hours
of face-to-face activities
6 credits
hub: PARMA
course unit

Learning objectives

- To expand knowledge related to the specific subject area
- To increase the ability to collect and interpret data
- To promote communication and learning abilities


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Course unit content

The aim of the course is to provide students with adequate knowledge of
the theoretical and methodological foundations of educational psychology. It is expected that students become
able to identify the key concepts underlying the various theories of
in connection with appropriate methodologies. Particular attention will be given to methods of
assessment and children’s observation.

Full programme

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D. Rollo (2019). Le età dello sviluppo. Strumenti di valutazione e di intervento, Milano, Franco Angeli.
D. Rollo, L. Fogassi (2018). L'altro sono io. I neuroni specchio nello sviluppo dell'uomo. Milano, San Paolo.

Teaching methods

The course will be held through lectures to Students either in the classroom (“in presenza”) or in synchronous-streaming (“in telepresenza”) on the Teams platform.
Lectures will be supported by slide presentations, which will be available to students on the Elly platform.

Assessment methods and criteria

The test includes a written exam with 4 open questions.
The exam is approved if the candidate
obtains the vote of 18 in the open questions.
The evaluation of open questions is based on the following criteria:
1) Content skills or how detailed the candidate addresses the topic: up to
10 points
2) Exposing skills, or how precise is the language used by the candidate
to expose the concepts: up to 10 points
3) Argumentative skills, that is how consistent and logical is the
concatenation of the concepts exposed: up to 10 points
The final grade will be given by the sum between the different parts
of the task.
In case of the persistence of the health emergency, the exams will be conducted remotely, as follows:
remote oral questions, through the Teams platform (guide
Students with SLD / BSE must first contact Le Eli-che: support for students with disabilities, D.S.A., B.E.S. (

Other information

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