Psychology (Experimental)

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Studying Experimental Psychology at Oxford takes a more scientific angle, and works through experiments and systematic observation rather than introspection.

Course Resources

Here are some general resources related to Psychology (Experimental).


Overview πŸ”— 🌟 A comprehensive overview of the course with an outline of its structure, entry requirements, and more.

Faculty Website πŸ”— Here you can explore related Psychology courses and current research being undertaken at Oxford.

Alternative Prospectus πŸ”— An overview written by students on the Psychology course.

More things to explore

Department YouTube channel πŸ”— 🌟 Including videos from the Virtual Open Day 2020.

Jesus College Tutors and students video πŸ”— Tutors and students discuss the Experimental Psychology degree at Jesus College, Oxford.

St John’s student video πŸ”— Third year student Rochelle discusses studying Psychology at St John's College.

University College student video πŸ”— A first year student’s experimental psychology experience at University College.

Application Resources

TSA Oxford information πŸ”— If you are applying for Experimental Psychology, you will be required to take both sections of the Thinking Skills Assessment (TSA), information about which can be found here, including how to register and practice materials.

'How to Beat the TSA!' video πŸ”— A video by Jesus College, Oxford, on the different sections of the TSA and how to approach them.

Reading list πŸ”— 🌟 This list of books from St Hilda's College to get you into the subject!

InsideUni Experimental Psychology interview experiences πŸ”— 🌟 Current students talk about their interview experience, as well as sharing some tips. We’re biased, but we think they’re useful!