Learning Opportunities

Beyond the Classroom

Your education doesn't stop when you leave the classroom. Participate in the special learning opportunities offered through our department and the University to gain a better understanding of Psychology. Earn academic credit, learn new skills, and prepare for your future! The Psychology Department accepts the following special learning opportunities toward major and/or minor requirements. For additional opportunities on- and off-campus that may not count toward your Psychology requirements, please see our Additional Campus Resources page.

Psychology Undergraduate Research

Assist in project design, running subjects, and collecting and evaluating data under the supervision of a faculty member or graduate student.

Psychology Undergraduate Apprentice Teaching

Assist in the classroom, learn the methodologies of teaching, and obtain teaching skills under the supervision of a faculty member or graduate student.

Psychology Undergraduate Internships

Assist in a professional setting under the advisement of a faculty member.

Psychology Education Abroad

Travel abroad and gain educational experience in a setting outside UC San Diego.