Welcome to the blog for the School of Psychology and Counselling. This is the central point in the School's social media. You can also access the blogs for social psychology, forensic psychology (see the links on the side of this blog page) and the new blog for counselling http://www.open.ac.uk/blogs/counselling/ The School blog will cover news… Continue reading Your School blog – September 2019
Can you trust your own memory? Academics from the School have developed this short film on memory, a topic covered in modules DE100, DE200, DE300 and DD310. You can see the film here https://www.bbc.com/ideas/videos/why-your-first-memory-is-probably-wrong/p07jsv21?playlist=made-in-partnership-with-the-open-university
With the August Bank Holiday past, the end of summer is in sight. The School of Psychology and Counselling is looking forward to the 2019-20 academic year and new presentations of our modules. This blog for the School presents news about modules, people and events. For example, if you haven't yet made a final decision… Continue reading Here comes the new academic year…
Professor Graham Pike was the academic consultant on this new BBC film about perception, one of the key psychology topics covered in the Investigating Psychology modules DE200 and DE300, and in Living Psychology DD210. https://www.bbc.com/ideas/videos/why-we-see-faces-in-clouds/p07jsv05
https://www.bbc.com/ideas/videos/can-you-really-multitask-finally-an-answer/p07jstyl?playlist=made-in-partnership-with-the-open-university Dr Gemma Briggs from the School leads a new film about attention, one of the topics covered in the Investigating Psychology modules DE100, DE200 and DE300.