Our degrees provide you with a solid grounding across the psychology discipline, with particular focus on cognitive, health, social and clinical psychology.
Department of Psychology
A large and growing team of staff offers expertise in a broad spectrum of psychology topics, which allows our students to work across traditional boundaries.
We offer a range of taught postgraduate options at master's level.
View our MPhil, PhD and professional doctorates courses in the Department of Psychology.
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Bath psychologists have developed the first ever ‘mind-reading questionnaire’ to assess how well people understand what others are really thinking.
New research from Bath psychologist Dr Rachael Bedford highlights some of the effects regular use of touchscreens could have on toddlers.
The landmark World Health Organization publication will lead to a revolutionary shift in how paediatric pain is managed around the world.
A study based on responses of doctors in frontline healthcare across the UK and Ireland highlights the mental health toll COVID-19 has placed on them.
Behavioural psychologists behind the app Germ Defence are reminding people of the simple things we can do at home to help reduce infection spread at Christmas.
New analysis of children’s TV and film suggests that too often it portrays pain as something arising only through violent act or injury.
This study will research and evaluate how the pandemic has changed young people's habits and choices, with a view to shaping their future lifestyles.
Researchers in the Department of Psychology invite you to take part in their research about the impact of the experience of betrayal on mental well-being.
This study will explore whether an immersive virtual reality environment can recreate the feelings of a young child in mothers.
We are looking for people who have post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), but do not recall the trauma's cause.
We're looking for volunteers to take part in research to help us identify strategies for improving sleep.
We're interested in hearing from organisations and individuals that would like to work with us on:
- research projects
- joint PhDs
- collaborate on laboratory-based experiments
- student placements and projects
- schools visits
You can explore other ways to collaborate with the University.Register your interest in working with members of our Department
Developmental psychologist Dr Nathalia Gjersoe was one of the key scientific advisors helping shape and inform the new global TV series on child development.
Centre for Research and Evidence on Security Threats awarded £5.3m funding for new behavioural and social science study into security threats to UK
Cognitive psychologist Dr Punit Shah from our Department of Psychology is spearheading a new network which will focus on conditions such as ADHD and autism.
Bath researchers to join team of UK’s world-leading cyber security experts in new £8.6 million centre to protect citizens online
CAMERA and CREATE lab will be part of a major £46 million regional project on digital media technologies
A new online course aims to help parents and teachers of children on the autism spectrum, including advice for those facing huge upheaval in lockdown.