Psychology Taster Weekend

Have you always been interested in Psychology?  Would you like to find out more about it?

Join Dr. Derek Dorris for a Taster Day where he will introduce you to the many strands of Psychology and its application.

Date: Saturday 18th August
Time: 10am-1pm
Venue: PCI College, Corrig House, Dublin 22.
Fees: €15 *

*This fee is deductable if you continue onto the Postgraduate Certificate in Psychology.

Brief outline of the day:

  • Introduction to Psychology
  • The many strands to Psychology
  • Psychology as a research science
  • Career choices within Psychology
  • The PCI Postgraduate Certificate in Psychology


Dr. Derek Dorris

(B.A.), Masters (M.Litt.), and PhD in Psychology
Head of Psychology

Dr. Derek Dorris is one of Ireland’s leading cognitive scientists who previous to coming here held the position of College Lecturer in University College Cork for five years. Dr. Dorris is a graduate of University College Dublin where he obtained a degree (B.A.), Masters (M.Litt.), and PhD in Psychology. He has published in top ranked international peer-reviewed journals and in 2007 he was awarded the prestigious IRCHSS Postdoctoral Fellowship. His background is in cognitive psychology with specific interests in self-regulation, motor cognition, and sport psychology.

You can now enrol on this day online.

If you require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact us on or 01-4642268.

Follow and Share: