School of Psychology

School of Psychology

The School of Psychology offers excellent facilities and staff which provide quality education and research opportunities. We have extensive computer facilities as well as teaching and research laboratories, all supported by a team of professional technical staff. Our undergraduate program provides a solid foundation in psychological science and can be combined with studies in a range of other disciplines.

Why true crime captivates
Why true crime captivates

If you look at it, 90 per cent of news is bad news stories,” Dr Byrne says. “We also have a desire to be frightened, that’s the way horror movies work.

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UOW receives $1.75M to explore next frontier of health and medical research
UOW receives $1.75M to explore next frontier of health and medical research

Researchers to investigate effects of long-term cannabis use, develop drugs to fight hospital superbugs and improve radiotherapy treatments.

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Drug and alcohol expert chosen for special UN General Assembly
Drug and alcohol expert chosen for special UN General Assembly

Psychologist campaigns for worldwide focus on treatment rather than incarceration for drug users.

Read more about Associate Professor Lynne Magor-Blatch's UN speech

Adolescent males targeted in new mental health campaign
Adolescent males targeted in new mental health campaign

The Ahead of the Game program is using grassroots sport to prevent mental health issues in adolescent males.

Read more about the Ahead of the Game program.

Upcoming Colloquium

Wednesday, 15 March 2017

12.30 - 1.30pm in Room 41.104

Infant memory: To sleep or not to sleep?

 Associate Professor Jane Herbert

School of Psychology, University of Wollongong

 

Research Report

Psychology Research Report (PDF)Psychology Research Report 2015 (PDF)

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