University of St Andrews
Earth Sciences: Earth Sciences at The University of St Andrews spans topics from the current climate change to the formation of the planets, integrating chemistry, physics and biology to understand the world around us. Studying Earth Sciences will equip you with an understanding of natural processes, ranging from the formation of major mountain belts to modern ocean acidification, and volcanic eruptions to management of Earth?s natural resources. Studying Earth Sciences at the Summer School will give you the opportunity to explore various aspects of Earth Sciences 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 Earth Sciences 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 Earth Sciences: You should be studying at least two sciences from Biology, Chemistry, Geography, Mathematics and Physics at Higher, A level or equivalent
For Psychology: None