Department of Psychology

Psychology 1st in NSS 2014 with 100% satisfaction

Tue Aug 12 09:25:00 BST 2014

Psychology 1st in NSS 2014 with 100% satisfaction

The Department of Psychology is very pleased to receive 100 per cent student satisfaction through the NSS. First and foremost this is reflective of the high quality of teaching our students receive throughout the course of their studies. As a Department we also constantly engage students in the continual improvement of their learning experience. By acting on their feedback we strive to give our students the best possible academic experience possible.

Below are the satisfaction scores for each scale:

Overall Satisfaction 1st (100%)
The Teaching on my Course 1st (99%)
Assessment and Feedback 1st (90%)
Academic Support 6th (90%)
Organisation and Management 1st (99%)
Learning Resources 23rd (91%)
Personal Development 1st (99%)

Commenting on the achievement Professor Christine Griffin said "The Department of Psychology is very pleased to receive 100 per cent student satisfaction through the NSS.

"First and foremost this is reflective of the high quality teaching our students receive throughout the course of their studies. As a Department we constantly engage students in the continual improvement of their learning experience. By acting on their feedback we strive to give our students the best possible academic experience."

Professor Ian Butler, Dean of the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences commented "The teaching in Psychology is of an exceptionally high standard. Academic members of staff are leaders in their fields and teaching is research informed and imaginatively and creatively delivered. I am very pleased that the Department has achieved the distinction of being recognised as the best place in the UK to study psychology!"