University of St Andrews
Biology: Biology Involves the study of life at all levels of organisation from the molecular biology of virus replications to the study of animals and plants in their natural habitats. Biology touches on many aspects of contemporary life, from drug design and investigating the molecular basis of Alzheimer?s disease, to the migration and conservation of marine mammals. Studying Biology at the Summer School will give you the opportunity to explore the various aspects of Biology taught at The University of St Andrews. Through lectures and practical workshops led by academic staff you will get sense of what it would be like to study Biology at degree level.
Psychology: The study of Psychology answers questions such as: "how do we remember things?"; "what are the roles of inheritance and experience in determining mental abilities"; "how do nerves transmit information?"; "how do we perceive colour?"; "why does conflict occur between social groups?"; as well as questions about pathology, like "how does brain damage affect memory?". During the Summer School, you will explore various aspects of Psychology taught at The University of St Andrews. Through lectures and tutorials led by academic staff you will get a sense of what it would be like to study Psychology at degree level.
28 June 2020 - 03 July 2020
140 places across the St Andrews Summer School PROGRAMME PLACES
For Biology: You should be studying Biology and one other science from Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics at Higher, A level or equivalent
For Psychology: None