The Course: Psychology is the academic study of human mind and behaviour. Psychological research and theory seeks to offer explanations for how we think, feel and behave in a variety of contexts. You will study a range of modules that will widen your knowledge and understanding of the human mind and society. Some of the modules from year 1 offered are:
Social influence – you will study why people conform in particular situations.
Attachment – you learn about the critical sensitive period and the impact attachment has on an individual’s development.
Memory – you will explore the different types of memory and a range of models.
Psychopathology – you will develop your knowledge of mental health and explore a range of psychological disorders.