Scholastica Inspires: Discover Your Future

We know the future can seem daunting, and deciding what you want to study at university, let alone what career path you might want to follow, is challenging. That’s why we created Scholastica Inspires – to help you Discover what is out there, Explore your options, and Prepare to follow your dreams.

Mooting and Advocacy

Advocacy is the skill of persuading other people to agree with your point of view. If you want to be a great lawyer, you need to become a skilled advocate. Not only is advocacy important if you find yourself stood in court, but it is also crucial to be able to...

How to Write the Perfect Essay

If you decide to study English or a related subject at university, it’s going to involve a lot of essay writing. It’s a challenging skill to master because it requires both creativity and logical planning, but if you ensure you do the following whenever you write an...

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...

Classic Books Everyone Should Read

There’s a lot of debate as to what makes certain books ‘classics’ – is it longevity, popularity, literary merit or all of the above? Are all the books we view as ‘classic’ deserving of that title? Should some lesser-known books be considered ‘classics’ instead? There...

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...

Mooting and Advocacy

Advocacy is the skill of persuading other people to agree with your point of view. If you want to be a great lawyer, you need to become a skilled advocate. Not only is advocacy important if you find yourself stood in court, but it is also crucial to be able to...

How to Write the Perfect Essay

If you decide to study English or a related subject at university, it’s going to involve a lot of essay writing. It’s a challenging skill to master because it requires both creativity and logical planning, but if you ensure you do the following whenever you write an...

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...

Classic Books Everyone Should Read

There’s a lot of debate as to what makes certain books ‘classics’ – is it longevity, popularity, literary merit or all of the above? Are all the books we view as ‘classic’ deserving of that title? Should some lesser-known books be considered ‘classics’ instead? There...

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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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...

Classic Books Everyone Should Read

Classic Books Everyone Should Read

There’s a lot of debate as to what makes certain books ‘classics’ – is it longevity, popularity, literary merit or all of the above? Are all the books we view as ‘classic’ deserving of that title? Should some lesser-known books be considered ‘classics’ instead? There...

Creative Writing Tips

Creative Writing Tips

Some people will tell you that creative writing can’t be taught and that there are no hard and fast rules for success, and to an extent this is true: you need a little bit of natural talent and a lot of luck to make it as a writer. However, that certainly doesn’t mean...

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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...

What Do You Do in Medical School?

What Do You Do in Medical School?

Should you be medically knowledgeable, an effective communicator, skilled at interacting with diverse individuals and willing to advocate for marginalized patients, before applying to Medical School? Not quite. Medical schools aim to train students fresh from...

10 Psychology Books Everyone Should Read

10 Psychology Books Everyone Should Read

The field of psychology covers a wide range of topics, from social psychology to neurology (disorders of the brain and nervous system). This is a list of 10 of the best psychology books, across the entire field, that we should all read. 1.  The Man Who Mistook His...

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Mooting and Advocacy

Mooting and Advocacy

Advocacy is the skill of persuading other people to agree with your point of view. If you want to be a great lawyer, you need to become a skilled advocate. Not only is advocacy important if you find yourself stood in court, but it is also crucial to be able to...

10 Books Every Law Student Should Read

10 Books Every Law Student Should Read

What’s the best way to find out about a subject? Read about it. But how do you know what to read? Good question. Law is notoriously complicated and inaccessible, so it’s hard to know where to start. For that reason, I’ve drawn up a list of the ten best books you...

How to Write the Perfect Essay

How to Write the Perfect Essay

If you decide to study English or a related subject at university, it’s going to involve a lot of essay writing. It’s a challenging skill to master because it requires both creativity and logical planning, but if you ensure you do the following whenever you write an...