School of Psychology & Clinical Language Services

Psychology at Reading

Top teaching from internationally renowned psychologists

Psychology is the science of behaviour and experience. At Reading we study this at many levels – from the structure and function of the brain, and the behaviour of individuals, to social and cultural processes. We apply our knowledge to help people with difficulties and to improve social conditions. For example, staff investigate diseases of aging such as Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s and developmental difficulties such as dyslexia, autism spectrum disorders and social anxiety, in order to improve understanding and design new interventions. More...

If I could describe Psychology at the University of Reading in only three words it would be: inspirational, supportive and fulfilling"

Speech and Language Therapy at Reading

For students who wish to become speech and language therapists.

Speech and Language Therapy offers an exciting, challenging and rewarding career. Speech and language therapists work with a diverse range of people of all ages who have communication and or swallowing problems. They work closely with other professionals from the health care, social care and education sectors and with the families and carers of clients.  More...

"Reading is the only University with a purpose built NHS community clinic on site, which is a huge advantage for students for observation and placements."

Students rate University of Reading as among best in UK

UoR campusStudents have rated the University of Reading as one of the best places to study in the country, according to a new survey. Reading was placed 33rd in the Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2013, (published 26 April), out of 105 UK universities.  More...

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   Third Year Project

In your final year you will conduct your own research project. See some examples from last year's graduates here...


Videos of our research:

Child Development
Child Development

Cannabis-based medicines
Cannabis-based medicines

Integrative Neurosciences and Neurodynamics
Integrative Neurosciences and Neurodynamics

Further information:

Reading 1st! Our campus environment came first in the Times Higher Student Experience 2012 survey


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