London, United Kingdom

Pre-University Psychology

when 4 July 2022 - 12 July 2022
language English
duration 2 weeks
fee GBP 3675

Are you fascinated by the study of the mind and the human brain? For psychologists, this is one of the most exciting and important areas of advancing medical science. This course will encourage you to think critically and adopt problem-based learning to see how insights from research can be applied to real world issues. Our Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience is one of the world’s leading centres for interdisciplinary research in psychiatry and psychology, and you will gain a valuable insight into this field of study.

Target group

The King's College London Pre-University Summer School is open to high-achieving students who are about to start or who are enrolled in their final two years of high school, and are typically aged 16 and 17. Students must be aged 16 as of 1 September 2022.

Course aim

By the end of the module, you should have:

experienced a variety of learning activities typical of a first-year undergraduate degree in Psychology
built on your existing knowledge of core topics covered in a first-year undergraduate degree in Psychology
carried out independent research on a given topic and produced a structured and well supported response to an assignment brief
worked collaboratively in diverse groups to produce a presentation

Credits info

Not for credit

Fee info

GBP 3675: Also a one off application fee of £60
GBP : Our Pre-University Summer School is designed as residential experience, with students living in King’s College London accommodation throughout the course. Students on the residential programme can check into accommodation on the day prior to the start date (Sunday) and will check out on the final day (Friday). This course can be taken on a non-residential basis. Please email for more details.