Psychology is the study of the human mind and behaviour, meaning it is all about you and the people around you. In this fascinating subject you will learn why people think and behave in the way that they do.

In doing so you will consider the impact of social influence and biological factors on people. Why do people conform? Why do some people resist authority? What makes criminals think and behave in the way that they do?

This absorbing subject enables you to study theories about psychopathy and understand different options for treatment. Alongside increasing your knowledge of psychology, you will also develop skills in investigation and research, and learn how to analyse and present results.

Example units:

  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Social Psychology
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Neuro-psychology
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