The Back to School suite of summer programmes has been designed with the start of the new school term in mind. With 1-2 weeks before most schools are back in session, this programme is ideal for students looking for in depth career insights ahead of their university application. The programme is also suitable for students interested in pursuing career curiosities ahead of the new school term.
Over the course of the programme, you will dive into the world of psychology, learn the fundamentals of the profession, and discover the exciting career pathways open to you.
This 1-week experience offers the opportunity to delve into health, forensic and clinical, and sport psychology. You will participate in interactive seminars and workshops, designed to inspire curiosity, critical thinking, and reflection.
These sessions will include guest speakers, real life case studies, role plays and hands-on research experience. They will offer a taster of psychological techniques including mindfulness, cognitive behavioural therapy, and motivational interviewing. You will gain further insight into the practical application of psychology through visits to the Royal Courts of Justice and Royal London Hospital research departments. You will find out more about studying psychology at university level, and how to get started in developing your experience, on your career pathway to success.