Traffic Psychology

Degree level
Master's degree
Field of training
44.04.02 Psychological and Pedagogical Education
2 years
Mode of attendance
Delivered by
Faculty of Social Psychology, Department of Management Psychology

Tatiana Kochetova
Candidate of Psychological Sciences,
Associate Professor

Contact person

Natalia Shishlova
Study & Methodology Specialist


he program was developed on the basis of modern domestic and foreign experience in the effective training of masters in psychology, as well as the requirements for the qualification of psychologists in the conditions of the current stage of development of society.

The master’s program prepares practical psychologists, educational psychologists, heads of psychological support services, psychologists-trainers, psychologists-consultants in organizations of various types.
Students are taught to effectively solve practical problems of various types based on the use of modern technologies in psychological practice, including the optimization of interpersonal relationships, communication and social interaction.


By the end of the program, you will be able to:

  • identify problems of an interdepartmental nature in the field of road traffic, develop programs to support clients and various social groups (programs of measures within the framework of the implementation of the “Strategy for Road Safety in the Russian Federation for 2018-2024”);
  • identify and assess risk factors in the road transport environment and develop individual customer support programs (programs for the formation of safe behavior for road users);
  • develop and evaluate the effectiveness of the use of TTP risk monitoring tools;
  • conduct individual and group psychological counseling, psychological training on the formation of safe behavior of road users;
  • develop programs for the psychological diagnosis of deviations in the behavior of road users;
  • develop and support comprehensive road accident prevention programs;
  • design and implement organizational and methodological support for programs and activities for the development and socialization of students;
  • implement programs and measures to prevent social and psychological and pedagogical risks in the development of students;
  • carry out educational activities of subjects of educational relations, interdepartmental teams and vulnerable groups of the population;
  • consult individual specialists on the issues of evaluating the effectiveness of action programs within the framework of the implementation of the “Road Safety Strategy in the Russian Federation for 2018-2024”.

Graduates of the master’s program can carry out professional activities in organizations of various types, including preschool, general education, secondary specialized and higher educational institutions; scientific, industrial and commercial organizations; psychological support and rehabilitation services, family counseling, advertising agencies, etc.


Module 1. Research and forecasting in education.
Module 2. Management in education.
Module 3. Design and expertise of the effectiveness of programs in education and the social sphere.
Module 4. Modern problems of ensuring road safety in the context of interagency cooperation.
Module 5. Safe road environment.
Module 6. Applied traffic psychology and road accident prevention.

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