Psychology is the scientific study of the mind and behaviour. Our professional body, the British Psychological Society (BPS), describes Psychology as being "about understanding what makes people tick and how this understanding can help us address many of the problems and issues in society today."
Welcome to the Psychology Pathway!
On this Pathway, you will be introduced to the various topics in Psychology and will probably be surprised how different they are! Social Psychology is concerned with how behaviour is influenced by the social context, Clinical Psychology is the study of psychological disorders whereas Cognitive Psychology covers topics related to how the we think, develop language and remember things. You will learn about the possible careers open to you with a degree in Psychology, and get to interact with working psychologists as well as current students. If you have any questions, please get in touch! Teresa Rushe