The Student's Guide to Studying Psychology

4th Edition

Thomas M Heffernan

Psychology Press
Published July 3, 2015
Reference - 224 Pages - 7 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9781848720794 - CAT# Y117529

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Studying a degree course in psychology, even if you’ve taken the subject before university, requires a whole range of new skills and knowledge. And the 4th edition of this best-selling guide is an invaluable companion. It can not only help you to get a good final degree, but will also support you in making informed choices towards either a career or further study.

Updated to include the latest developments in the field, the new edition provides practical and helpful guidance on everything a psychology student encounters throughout their degree, including:

  • Writing essays and research reports, including how to get your referencing right.
  • Guidelines for researching ethically using humans or animals
  • An overview of research methods and statistics, including qualitative methods
  • Tips on how to approach and pass your exams
  • Advice on becoming a graduate, including preparing your CV and making the most of your degree

Featuring advice to help you every step of the way, the book also includes a library of weblinks to provide further resources to support your studies. This is an essential book for any psychology student wishing to make the most of their degree course.


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