Current Research in Psychological and Behavioural Science

This information is for the 2022/23 session.

Teacher responsible

Prof Martin Bauer


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 during which PhD students present their work, and explore research skills (e.g. writing, grant preparation). The course runs through Michaelmas Term, Lent Term and Summer Term. 


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 2021/22: 8

Average class size 2021/22: 9

Value: Non-credit bearing

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Personal development skills

  • Leadership
  • Self-management
  • Team working
  • Problem solving
  • Application of information skills
  • Communication
  • Application of numeracy skills
  • Commercial awareness
  • Specialist skills