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Careers with Psychology - 16 December 2015 - THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED

Title
Careers with Psychology - 16 December 2015 - THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED
Date
16th December 2015
Time
10:00 - 15:30
Event type
Experience events
Location
London, EC2A 4UE
Cost
£62.00 (Futurewise Members) £87.00 (non-Futurewise Members)
Course code
E0000176
Number of places available
73
Aimed at
Students aged 15-18
Dress code
Smart casual – no jeans

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Careers with Psychology - 16 December 2015 - THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED

Psychology is a popular subject that many students study at A-level and wish to continue at university. There are a range of disciplines including clinical, forensic, counselling, health, sports and education; understanding the various roles within these categories and navigating through them can seem daunting.

Join us at this insight event to discover all about careers in psychology and the routes to qualification.

What happens at the event?

  • Hear short talks from qualified psychologists to learn about their area of specialism
  • Network with professionals to gain advice and information on a range of job roles and industries
  • Take part in fun activities that will give you experience of psychology practices
  • Speak with current undergraduates and trainees  to learn about university life and applying for work experience and internships

How can this day help you?

  • Understand all the careers that use psychology and the typical industries employing psychology graduates
  • Get to grips with the various degree courses on offer and professional qualification routes  
  • Learn which areas of psychology  are in demand and the latest developments in the profession
  • Gain an insight and start to build the skills and qualities employers look for
  • Provide evidence on your personal statement that you have researched and are committed to the subject
  • Kick start your career by gaining insight into real cases and scenarios that will help you decide if psychology is for you

What students said last year…

“Really helpful day which was inspirational and made up my mind about psychology for the future” Year 12 student from Malvern College

“I really enjoyed the interaction with actual psychologists and their profession from their point of view, which is valuable” Year 12 student from Forest School

“I liked the various speakers jn different aspects of the psychological world” Year 11 student from Abbotsholme school

“I really enjoyed it because it gave me a chance to meet others who also have the same interests” Year 12 student from Stamford High School

Did you know?

The design of British coins was based upon psychological research into which shapes are easiest for blind people to identify (Bruce et al., 1983; Bruce & Hellawell, 1988).


All event details are subject to change. We would advise you to check the website as we update information on a regular basis.

For a list of other career insight days, and student events  Click here

Host

The British Psychological Society (BPS) is the representative body for psychology and psychologists in the UK. The BPS are responsible for the development, promotion and application of psychology for the public good.

People


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