Hope

Hope

Hi, my name is Hope. I'm a third year Psychology Student at Cardiff. I love cooking and baking, anything horror, making cocktails, and I'm a massive bookworm!

Feel free to contact me on Facebook or Twitter, I am always happy to answer questions about Cardiff and Psychology at Cardiff :)


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Finding Revision Motivation

Posted on 27 Mai 2018 by Hope

It is so hard trying to find motivation to revise for these last few exams. The end of University is so tantalisingly close – I only have two exams this semester as I picked mainly coursework modules, my dissertation is handed in, and my last exam is in three days. I’m currently sat here writing
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Coursework, Coursework, Coursework

Posted on 27 Mawrth 2018 by Hope

Hey Guys, I’m currently in the middle of writing my Speech and Language Essay, my Human Factors Essay, and my Final Year Project, so I’m trying pretty hard to balance my time. Luckily I much prefer coursework to exams, so I’m actually quite thankful that this year I am doing more coursework based assessment. In
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Applying for a PhD

Posted on 31 Ionawr 2018 by Hope

I’m currently in the process of applying for a PhD (eek!), so I thought I would give you guys some things I wish I had known a few months ago. 1. You do not need a Masters. I was under the impression that I needed a Masters to even be considered for a PhD, this is
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Revision Tips

Posted on 20 Rhagfyr 2017 by Hope

I know I post something like this pretty much every Semester…BUT it is a good way of reminding myself, and everybody else to do these things. It is very easy to forget very basic stuff when you’re in the last year of your degree. I also like to tell myself I have learnt and grown
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Revision and Final Year Project Ramble

Posted on 15 Rhagfyr 2017 by Hope

Hello! Sorry it has been a few weeks before I posted anything, I’ve been stressing about revision and doing a lot of testing for my Final Year Project. I have now collected all of my data! Woooo! I just need to remember how to do Statistics aha…help. My supervisor is going to talk us through
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Post-University Plans

Posted on 31 Hydref 2017 by Hope

I’ve been dreading writing a blog about something like this, as it would mean I was terrifyingly close to the end of my degree. Help. I initially went into Psychology hoping it would lead to a career in Forensic Psychology. However, as soon as I got to uni I completely forgot about those plans and
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Things to Remember for September!

Posted on 18 Awst 2017 by Hope

First of all I just wanted to say well done to all of you who got what you wanted on results day! As I am now a couple of weeks away from moving back to Cardiff myself, I thought I would run through a quick list of things that you shouldn’t forget (because I totally
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Student Friendly Food

Posted on 20 Mawrth 2017 by Hope

I’m currently trying to save up some money so I don’t have to rush into anything after University. Hopefully if I save up a bit of money I can take a little bit of time deciding what I want to do, rather than panic and rush into something. I think watching what you’re eating is
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Cardiff University Placements

Posted on 31 Hydref 2016 by Hope

Hell guys! I thought I would do another post with some frequently asked questions about Cardiff University and placements. 1. Where can you go during placement year? I think I’ve answered this a couple of times already but I’ll try to give a few examples of some of my friends’ placements this time 🙂 You can
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Preparation for Moving Abroad

Posted on 5 Medi 2016 by Hope

Once again I must apologise for the delay in posting. I’ve been extrememly busy organising and planning for my move to Germany! For my placement year I will be going to the Max Planck Institute for Human and Cognitive Brain Sciences in Leipzig. At Cardiff you have the option of doing a 4 year course
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