Current Research in Social Psychology

This information is for the 2017/18 session.

Teacher responsible

Dr Alex Gillespie, QUE.3.03 and Thomas Reader, QUE.3.10


This course is compulsory on the MPhil/PhD in Psychological and Behavioural Science. This course is not available as an outside option.

This course is available to academic staff and research students only.

Course content

Weekly seminars including plenary and specialist sessions in Michaelmas Term, Lent Term and Summer Term. Seminars for research students in: Health, Community and Development; Social and Cultural Psychology; Organisational and Social Psychology; Social and Public Communication.


20 hours of seminars in the MT. 20 hours of seminars in the LT. 14 hours of seminars in the ST.



Key facts

Department: Psychological and Behavioural Science

Total students 2016/17: 3

Average class size 2016/17: 2

Value: Non-credit bearing

Guidelines for interpreting course guide information

Personal development skills

  • Leadership
  • Self-management
  • Team working
  • Communication
  • Specialist skills