Birmingham, United Kingdom

Human Mind and Society

when 22 July 2019 - 9 August 2019
language English
duration 3 weeks
fee GBP 2200

In the Human Mind and Society course, you will explore fundamental concepts of psychology, sociology and criminology. It covers the relationship between psychological processes and how these processes enable the understanding of society and crime.

Course aim

This course will give you an insight into how the human mind and psychological processes interact with society and crime. In three weeks, you explore how psychology, sociology and criminology study and investigate the relationship between human mind and the social environment and you will have the chance to observe how social scientists and psychologists empirically examine human psychological processes and behaviour. This is a course that will employ an interactive learning approach where you will learn how social sciences theory and research is being applied to everyday problems.

Credits info

Non-credit bearing
English language requirement: IELTS 5.5 or equivalent
Academic Pre-requisites: Level 4 or equivalent

Fee info

GBP 2200: What is included in your fee:

Academic course
Accommodation for three weeks
Airport pick-up and drop-off (from Birmingham and Heathrow Airport only)
Breakfast and lunch vouchers to use in the University’s cafe
Cultural visits to London, Stratford-upon-Avon and Oxford
Programme of social events
International Summer School t-shirt

Please note travel to the UK, visa costs and other personal travel and living expenses are not included eg evening meals. We suggest that students should budget a figure of approximately £10 - £50 per day for additional food and drink.