Psychology

STEM Conference 2012

The understanding of psychology as a science? Dr Peter Banister
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Animal behaviour fieldwork: introducing psychology students to the process of science. Dr Tom Dickins & Mr Peter Donovan
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Students' beliefs about the nature of science, attitudes to studying, and academic performance. Dr Stephen Provost, Prof Frances Martin & Ms Amy Peacock
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Discussion - how do we promote scientific understanding in psychology?

The student experience of STEM vs non-STEM degree programmes: a comparative study. Mr Chris Pawson
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Enhancing the undergraduate research experience. Dr Gayle Brewer
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How satisfied are students with their course and should we care? Dr Chris Gibbons
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Reframing perceptions of the lecture from challenges to opportunities. Dr Naomi Winstone & Dr Lynne Millward
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Question and answer session with presenters

Helping students in HE succeed through using reflective practice to enhance metacognition and create more realistic predictions. Dr Carolyn Mair
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Beyond employability: the benefits of volunteering for psychology students. Dr Rachel Bromnick Dr Ava Horowitz & Mr Daniel Shepherd
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Uses and abuses of science journalism: introducing psychology students to empiricism. Mr Ian Wells
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Improving student learning and the student experience of feedback using formative peer-assessed lab reports. Dr Martin Sharp
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The assessment of critical evaluation, leadership and reflection skills through participation in online discussions. Dr Jacqui Taylor
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Applying constructivist principles to the teaching of psychology. Dr Naomi Winstone & Dr Lynne Millward
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Peer-assisted learning in research methods and statistics. Dr Anna Stone & Mrs Rosamond Watling
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 Posters

Psychology Poster Session - Abstracts