in the heart of athriving capital city
of our graduates were in employment and/or further study, due to start a new job or course, or doing other activities, such as travelling.
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at the heart of everything we do
Our research spans the breadth of psychology - from synapse to society, and is pursued within ten interlinking themes.
We analyse the processes of attention, cognition, emotion, learning, memory, and motivation.
We research imaging optimisation, neurophysiological imaging and neurotransmitter function and clinical and cognitive imaging.
Our work spans normal and neuropsychological studies into the neural mechanisms of memory, perception, attention, decision making, action control and social communication.
We explore fundamental questions about psychological processes including how decisions are made and how memory arises.
We research human cognitive, motor and pro-social development from conception to adulthood.
Our research includes the study of reproductive health, health factors affecting human performance, and health-related behaviours.
Our research aims to explore the interaction between humans and technology.
We study the development of mental health problems and a range of mental health issues.
We study vision, hearing, touch, balance and motor control and decisions.
We undertake research across the discipline that focuses on the interplay between individuals and their surroundings.
Our research has positively impacted society and improved quality of life by shaping public policy and health outcomes.
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We provide outstanding undergraduate and postgraduate teaching informed by our leading research in psychology and neuroscience.
School of Psychology, Cardiff University, Tower Building, 70 Park Place, Cardiff, CF10 3AT