Psychology is the scientific study of mind and behaviour. It plays an important role in the world helping to understand complex questions around human behaviour.
Our psychology research at Stirling addresses big questions around fundamental psychological themes:
- Behaviour and Evolution
- Health and Behaviour Change
- Cognition in Complex Environments
Psychology courses at the University of Stirling will allow you to gain an in-depth knowledge of human (and animal) behaviour while developing research and analytical skills that employers highly value. We cover a diverse range of topics including cognition, developmental psychology, social behaviour, health psychology, animal behaviour and clinical psychology. Many of our psychology courses include practical placements.