Psychology Articles

Why You Should Be a Scientific Researcher

Why You Should Be a Scientific Researcher

There is a teapot flying around the moon, too small to be seen by any modern telescope. Much closer to us, there are birds flying through the sky. One of these claims is, of course, nonsense. Last time we checked, there was no crockery orbiting anything in space. Even...

Why You Should Be a Scientific Researcher

There is a teapot flying around the moon, too small to be seen by any modern telescope. Much closer to us, there are birds flying through the sky. One of these claims is, of course, nonsense. Last time we checked, there was no crockery...

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A Day in the Life of a Biology Student at Oxford

A Day in the Life of a Biology Student at Oxford

Biology at Oxford   Are you considering applying for an undergraduate degree in Science at Oxford University? If so, read on to find out about what a typical day is like for undergraduate students in the Biology faculty. Freddie, an Oxford undergraduate, talks...

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Can Some People See Colours You Can’t?

Can Some People See Colours You Can’t?

Have you ever wondered if everyone else sees colour the same way as you do? Can some people see colours you can’t? We are able to experience colour because we have three different types of cone photoreceptors in the eyes, which are all sensitive to different...

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Why Study Psychology?

Why Study Psychology?

Psychology is both an interesting and challenging discipline which is very rewarding to study. There are so many reasons why you should study it – even if you don’t want to work in a psychology-related area. If you find it interesting, then choosing to do a degree in...

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What Can I Do With a Psychology Degree?

What Can I Do With a Psychology Degree?

A degree in psychology opens the door to many different opportunities, both within the field and outside of it. After your degree, you could choose to take the route to become a psychologist of some kind. But, contrary to popular belief, getting a psychology degree...

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Are You One Person or Two?

Are You One Person or Two?

Would you believe me if I told you that the two halves of your brain know different things about the world: that they have different beliefs, abilities and even personalities? You may have heard the common misconception that logical people are ‘left brained’ and artsy...

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3 Famous Psychology Experiments Everyone Should Know

Have you ever wondered why good people do bad things? Or why anyone would ignore someone in need of help? How about why anyone would conform to an extreme idea that they don’t agree with? Throughout the history of psychology, many experiments have attempted to answer...

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A Day in the Life of a Psychology Student

A Day in the Life of a Psychology Student

Are you considering studying Psychology at university? Do you want to find out more information about what courses at different institutions are like, to find out which might be best for you?We know that the content of courses can vary quite a lot between different...

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How to become a Psychologist

How to become a Psychologist

Psychology is an increasingly popular degree choice at undergraduate level. Its focus on strong written and verbal communication, data analysis, and interpersonal skills mean psychology graduates are well equipped for a wide variety of different career options. Some...

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