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Reading and library resources for psychology students


Saturday 15 January - Saturday 15 January 2022, 10am-2pm

1 sessions - Check class timetable


Our Reading and Library Resources for Psychology Students short course is aimed at students who have decided to study one of our psychology programmes but feel uncertain about their study skills. Focusing on planning, preparation, effective reading and note-taking, it will help you to start your course with greater confidence. You will learn:

  • essential skills for source reading material
  • the skills of a good reader
  • how to navigate library catalogues and databases
  • the importance of keeping notes and how to avoid plagiarism.
This can be taken as a standalone short course or as a part of:

This course is non-credit bearing, so carries no credit points.

  • Entry requirements

    Entry requirements

    Most of our short courses have no formal entry requirements and are open to all students.

    This short course has no prerequisites.

    As part of the enrolment process, you may be required to submit a copy of a suitable form of ID.

    International students who wish to come to the UK to study a short course can apply for a Visitor visa. Please note that it is not possible to obtain a Student visa to study a short course.

  • How to apply

    How to apply

    You register directly onto the classes you would like to take. Classes are filled on a first-come, first-served basis - so apply early. If you wish to take more than one short course, you can select each one separately and then register onto them together via our online application portal. There is usually no formal selection process, although some modules may have prerequisites and/or other requirements, which will be specified where relevant.