London Psychology and Sociology

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Explore the world of Psychology and Sociology through educational trips by Adaptable Travel. Enable your students to benefit from a series of inspiring experiences to better understand their favoured subject.

The popular London City is the perfect place to visit when studying Psychology & Sociology. This vibrant city, full of culture, will offer a great insight for your students. There are a wide variety of activities and visits which will help focus, inspire and give valuable knowledge to your students. We have carefully selected visits which will help link to the curriculum and will therefore be a huge help to your students in preparation for their exams and coursework. There are many popular visits on offer such as The Freud Museum, where you explore Sigmund Freuds psychological social theories. The Natural History Museum, which helps your students to understand how hormones affect the body, and visit The Holocauset Exhibition at The Imperial War Museum. We can also arrange informative workshops for your group.

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Quality of transport
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8.5
Educational value of tour
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Scores 9.0 out of 10 based on 65 reviews
10 out of 10

Sue

Doncaster GB
Fabulous trip, thanks everyone involved. Was daunting being my first trip, but it was fab and the students loved it.
Confirmed purchase: 17 October 2017
Published on: 28 October 2017
9 out of 10

Heather

Holmes Chapel GB
Firstly the trip was fantastic! A couple of things worth mentioning though. The workshop based on The Play That Goes Wrong being in two separate venues was a slight faff and caused us to be even later than we should have been for the session. Also some of time timings had not taken into account events in London and so we were stuck in traffic more than usual which meant we were late for some of the activities or had to rearrange the schedule. It would be worth bearing in mind events which may have an impact on the trips. On the other hand some of the timings were too generous and so we had to find activities to fill the time on the spot. Luckily we could do but the activities did not feature in our risk assessment and so we were taking a risk by doing these. Overall though we had a wonderful trip and the experiences the students undertook were truly unforgettable! The Globe tour whereby we witnessed a live rehearsal was incredible also the workshop session post this was really engaging. The students and staff really loved the experience and we are hoping to book again it bext Year! Thanks for all of your help. It was most appreciated.
Confirmed purchase: 11 July 2017
Published on: 24 July 2017
9 out of 10

Rebecca

Wolverhampton GB
Great trip - only issue was traffic (not your fault!!!) and the coach drivers dropped us off at the general entrance rather than the schools entrance a couple of times meaning we had to walk all around the building to the correct entrance.
Confirmed purchase: 27 June 2017
Published on: 12 July 2017
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To assist you with planning the most relevant and appropriate itinerary for your students, a Leisure & Learning destination pack complete with a full excursion list including curriculum area recommendations will be sent with every quote.

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Adaptable Travel have deviced this itinerary to maximise your students experiences throughout their Psychology and Sociology school trip.

Day 1 

  • Depart School in the morning
     
  • Arrive in London and visit the Freud Museum – this now museum was home to Sigmund Freud and his family when they had escaped Nazi annexation of Austria in 1938. It remained the family home until Ana Freud, the youngest daughter, died in 1982. This museum gives a great understanding to Freud’s approach and will help develop your student’s knowledge on his psychological social theories.
     
  • Your students can take a look at the wide range of research resources which include; Freud’s personal library and collection, Ann Freud’s personal library, documentation on the life and work of Sigmund and Anna Freud and the history of psychoanalysis.
     
  • The Freud Museum provides workshops and tailored discussion sessions on a range of psychoanalytic topics. This visit is great for students preparing for their psychology exams as it helps to understand different aspects of psychology, especially social.
     
  • After your visit, have a group evening meal with your students at one of our selection of restaurants, such as Pizza Hut, Hard Rock Café or Planet Hollywood (contact us for full meal options).
     
  • After your meal, take a trip to the West End to view one of London’s trip theatre shows. We would recommend Billy Elliot the Musical as this is a great story which has strong elements of Social Psychology throughout.

Day 2

  • Breakfast at hotel
     
  • Visit The Holocaust Exhibition at the Imperial War Museum – This award-winning exhibition retells the Nazi persecution and murder of Europe’s Jews from 1933 to 1945. Your students will learn how the political climate enabled Hitler to rise to power and how his ideas influenced people all over the world. This visit will help students to understand social influence and understand theories behind obedience and the factors affecting this. It’s the perfect visit to enhance knowledge of social psychology.
     
  • Enjoy a packed lunch
     
  • Visit the Science Museum: ‘Mind Your Head’ exhibition – Showcasing a range of objects, artworks, audio-visuals and an interactive this exhibition marks the centenary of the British Psychological Society. Your students will learn the essential techniques which most psychologists use in their everyday practice. There are three interesting themes to this unique exhibition;
  • Solving Puzzles, this looks into just how the mind works and how psychologists go about addressing this.Using Tools, this explores the practical ways psychologists tackle problems in education, health and industry.
     
  • Telling Stories, the psychologists are viewed as the storyteller in this case. There are two stories which involve W H Rivers, the psychologist famed for treating war poets Siegfried Sassoon and Wilfred Owen using the new methods of psychoanalysis – the ‘talking cure’.This visit will cover the many aspects of psychology (social, biological and cognitive). It is a great way to enhance your student’s knowledge and will help them to study towards the very important curriculum outlines.
     
  • Make your way back your institute 

 

Day 3 (Example) 

  • You can take part in a self-guided visit which includes a short introductory talk and visit to the museum. This visit is perfect to enhance knowledge in biological and cognitive psychology.
     
  • Visit Bethlem Hospital Museum of the Mind – This is the first institution in the UK to specialise in the care of the mentally ill. By visiting this establishment your students will be given an insight into the history of mental health care and treatment.
  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Visit The Natural History Museum (Evolution or Human Biology) – The Human Biology exhibition will help your students to learn how hormones affect the body, how senses influence perception, how memories function and how the brain and other organs work together. This will help to understand the role of hormones to explain human behaviours. The Evolution exhibition will help your students to learn facts about evolution and the process, it will also allow your students to understand the role of evolution and natural selection to explain human behaviour. This visit is great to enhance knowledge in biological psychology.


If you would like to add more visits which look further into Cognitive and Biological psychology, extended durations are available. Please contact Adaptable Travel who will be able to help tailor make the perfect itinerary for your group for your London school trip.
 

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