Dear sir I am science /bio student doing my 12th std / I am interested to do BA / B.SC psychology / I would like to about career prospects in psychology? | Kalvimalar - News

Dear sir I am science /bio student doing my 12th std / I am interested to do BA / B.SC psychology / I would like to about career prospects in psychology?- 6-Mar-2008

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Psychology is a branch of science that deals with mental processes and behavior. It is the systematic study of human and animal behavior, mind and thought. To pursue the career of a psychologist, one should have a genuine desire to help other human beings. 

Psychology is mainly concerned with the way the mind works. Psychologists study the processes, motives, reactions, feelings and nature of the human mind. Their treatment is based on changing the behavioral patterns of the patients without medication. They do counseling and help people by bringing about changes in their thought process, thus improving their quality of life.

Psychologists need not have a medical degree. But they have to study several years to specialize in various aspects of psychology. One can pursue Psychology at the plus two level, graduate, post graduate and doctorate level. There are specializations in many fields of psychology such as social psychology, child psychology, occupational psychology, clinical psychology, educational psychology, experimental psychology, etc

Psychologists teach, practice and do research or work in one of the many branches of applied psychology.  They apply their knowledge and techniques to a wide range of endeavors, including human services, management, education, law and sports

Study of psychology includes a diverse range of activities such as the processes of thinking, learning and perceiving, remembering, forgetting, physiology of the nervous system, development of children, social relationships and their effect on personality development, mental disorders, applications of psychology to the study of society, industry, education etc., techniques of experimenting and testing, and statistics. There is a wide variety of topics in the professional study of psychology and some overlapping occurs between the different specialized branches. Good at science, maths, critical reading and writing will help you to have good career growth in psychology

 Some of the institutes in Chennai offering B.SC in psychology are as follows 

  1. Ethiraj college for women Chennai
  2. Presidency college Chennai
  3. Dr. M.G.R. Janaki college of arts and science for women
  4. Womens Christian College Chennai

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