United Kingdom, Cardiff


when 11 July 2020 - 25 July 2020
language English
duration 2 weeks
fee GBP 1995

The School of Psychology is one of the UK’s largest centres for psychology and is long established, well-resourced with an excellent international reputation. We are ranked 4th in the UK and 44th in the world in the 2020 Times Higher Education World University rankings for psychology.

On this summer school you will have the opportunity to experience some of the outstanding teaching and research that is undertaken by our world class academics. This course is designed to build on your knowledge in core areas with short, focused teaching sessions in a broad range of areas that we specialise in. We aim to advance your existing knowledge with the most up-to-date research.

We have chosen the topics to develop your practical knowledge as well as the theoretical. The classes have hands-on elements, such as the behaviour change workshops, and eye-tracking and emotion sessions. Classes will take place at our international centres of excellence, including Cardiff University’s Brain and Research Imaging Centre (CUBRIC) and Cardiff University’s Centre for Human and Developmental Science (CUCHDS).

Course leader

Emma Davies

Target group

Undergraduate students, recent graduates or those with relevant work experience (18 years old and above).

Course aim

This summer school will cover a wide range of fascinating topics such as forensic psychology, developmental disorders, attitudes, visual illusions, brain imaging, all with the help of our expert teaching faculty.

In addition to a valuable learning experience, you will embark on two cultural trips within Wales. Both Wales and the UK are uniquely rich in history, architecture and culture and our Summer Schools are sure to give you unrivalled personal, social and academic benefits which will enhance any CV or resume.

*Please note, the contents of this course are still subject to change and may be cancelled in the event of low turnout.

Fee info

GBP 1995: This fee includes tuition fees, accommodation (14 nights), 10 meals per week (Breakfast and lunch Monday – Friday), airport pick up and drop off from London Heathrow Airport on fixed dates (pick up is on the 11 July and drop off is 25 July) and excursions organised by Cardiff University (such as Tenby and the Big Pit).

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