Psychology, Philosophy and Linguistics

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A diverse and flexible course which allows you to personalise your learning and spans both the sciences and humanities.

Course Resources

Here are some general resources related to Psychology, Philosophy and Linguistics.


Overview πŸ”— Includes an introduction to the course, entrance requirements, course structure, careers information and more.

Course Brochure πŸ”— A useful summary of information about the course

Student-written introduction πŸ”— 🌟 This involves a detailed and realistic description of the course.

More things to explore

Which Colleges offer PPL πŸ”— It is important to look at the specific combination of subjects that you intend to study, e.g Philosophy and Psychology

Application Resources

Official Admissions Information πŸ”— Includes entry requirements and selection criteria.

TSA Oxford information πŸ”— If you are applying for PPL, you will be required to take both sections of the Thinking Skills Assessment (TSA), information about which can be found here, including how to register and practice materials. More information from the Psychology Faculty can be found here πŸ”—

Student-written advice on interviews πŸ”— Includes a section containing FAQs about interviews

Reading list πŸ”— 🌟 This list of books from St Hilda's College if you're interested in getting into psychology!

Philosophy FAQs πŸ”— 🌟 These Frequently Asked Questions are on undergraduate Philosophy at Oxford in general. The answers are clear and detailed, and #20 gives some reading suggestions.

InsideUni Psychology, Philosophy and Linguistics interview experiences πŸ”— 🌟 Current students talk about their interview experience, as well as sharing some tips. We’re biased, but we think they’re useful!