Psychology

  • Learning
  • The Experience
  • Typical outings
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  • Stay in Oxford
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Learning

Outline

We’re all wired differently. Our minds are a complex map of thought processes and emotions, influenced by our pasts, environments and character traits. It’s what rules us and our reactions. Neurotypically, everything is kept ticking over at a steady rate. But when chemicals are out of sync, disorders occur. Study Psychology with us and explore them in depth, learning about psychology through history to today, alternative theories and approaches, the fundamentals of neuroanatomy and the psychology and physiology of the human brain.

 

Teaching methodology

Learn the Oxford way with tutorial style teaching. Your expert tutor will foster self-directed learning and critical thinking through interactive seminars in small groups (no bigger than 8). During your course, you will complete two pieces of independent work (essays or problem sheets), which your tutor will then evaluate in either a 1:1 or 2:1 tutorial. Tutorials will provide you with the opportunity to discuss your work and feedback with your tutor and learn new perspectives from your classmates. On completion of the course, you’ll receive a certificate and letter of recommendation from your tutor.

The Experience

You’ll have time to explore Oxford for yourself, as well as forging new friendships for the future, and there’s an action-packed programme of social activities, field trips and excursions to help bring your learning to life. We might even head to London for the day.

You’re not a tourist, so we won’t treat you like one. Instead we’ll help you uncover genuine local treasures and show you what life here is really like, from the inside.

ACADEMIC SUMMER COURSES SAMPLE TIMETABLE : AGE 16-17

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Dates & Prices

Date Room type Price Availability Apply
28 Jun - 11 Jul 2020
Standard (shared bathroom)
£4845
Available
05 Jul - 18 Jul 2020
Standard (shared bathroom)
£4845
Available
12 Jul - 25 Jul 2020
Standard (shared bathroom)
£4845
Available
19 Jul - 01 Aug 2020
Standard (shared bathroom)
£4845
Available
26 Jul - 08 Aug 2020
Standard (shared bathroom)
£4845
Available
02 Aug - 15 Aug 2020
Standard (shared bathroom)
£4845
Available
09 Aug - 22 Aug 2020
Standard (shared bathroom)
£4845
Available
16 Aug - 29 Aug 2020
Standard (shared bathroom)
£4845
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