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Discover Psychology – Wednesday 11 July 2018

This Discover Psychology Day will give you a taste of life as a psychology student at The University of Manchester.

My degree helped to lay the foundations of understanding mental health and relevant social psychology issues. The process of completing a dissertation also helped to grow valuable skills in how to conduct and critique research and carry out statistical analysis.

Peter Hewitt / BSc Psychology

You’ll experience a selection of mini-lectures and seminars which are typical of the teaching and learning environment you would experience during a psychology degree.  

Psychology is a very diverse discipline, so we’ll show you some psychology careers and the different routes to these careers. You’ll also get the opportunity to speak to psychology staff and students. 

Registration for this discover day is now closed. Our Autumn Discover Day dates will be released in the new term.

Provisional programme

(Please note this programme is subject to change.)

TimeActivity
9.30am Arrival and registration
10.00am Introduction to the day
10.15am Mini-lecture 1: Clinical Psychology
10.45am Mini-seminar 1: Cognitive Psychology
11.15am  Break and networking opportunity
11.45am Mini-lecture 2: Social Psychology
12.15pm Mini-seminar 2: Forensic Psychology
12.45pm Lunch
1.45pm Mini-seminar 3: Neuropsychology 
2.15pm Psychology at Manchester
2.45pm Summary of the day and evaluations

Register for this Discover Day