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Psychology Degree Taster

Students will be enrolled from June 1st
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Overview

There's a lot that goes into deciding what to study at university. Our free Psychology degree taster programme will help you understand more about what a degree in Psychology involves. You'll get vital information about course content, entry requirements and even unit and module overviews. Not only that, you'll also further understand what to do with your degree and where it can take you.

The programme will also help you to stand out in the application process. You will discover vital employability tips, how to prepare for applying, interviews skills advice and much more.

Not to mention that the whole degree taster programme is a great reference point, so you'll cover how to use this experience to build your personal statement.

Benefits

BenefitThis programme is free to complete.
BenefitAdd the experience to your CV and Personal Statement.
BenefitGet the advice you need, straight from the experts themselves.
BenefitStand out from the competition.

What’s involved

Try before you apply

Get an in-depth look into what it’s like to study at university, featuring an interactive look into the content of your course of choice.

Connect with course leaders

Coming soon, there will be fully interactive webinar sessions with course leaders and academics to answer your questions directly.

Fit it around your schedule

Each Programme consists of 10-hours of work, which can be completed flexibly over the course of two weeks, complete with taster activities, reflection tasks and interactive quizzes. Also coming soon, the programmes will involve live webinars with notable academics and course leaders.

What you’ll cover

Studying at uni: cover areas such as the reasons to opt for university and understanding what universities are looking for to help shape your expectations. Introduction to psychology: learn more about specialisms or speciality areas and typical psychology course structures. Getting your offer: find out the handy subjects to study, grads to aim for, application process and personal statement tips, as well as understanding your offer. Staying on track: get advice on meeting deadlines, research and resources, presenting ideas, revision techniques and writing skills. Life at university: gain an insight into how to balance your university lifestyle with work, money skills, mental health and stress management and hear directly from current students about their stories. Careers & employability: discover where your degree can take you, how to get ahead and how you can use Springpod to take control of your career. Coming Soon! Speciality taster sessions: Engage in real research tasks and a taster lecture with academics to help you build your understanding of what a degree actually looks like
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This programme is eligible for students aged 14-18 that are committed to completing the programme!