Why we do, or do not, do what we are told?

Virtual event
Thursday 21 January 2021 (13:15-14:15)
Making a Murderer

Year Group: 12 and 13 

Subject(s): Psychology, Criminology

Attendee Requirements: Attendees should be studying A level Psychology or Criminology

About: This session will focus on the concept of epistemic trust which is at the heart of why we choose to listen to and follow advice, or why we choose to ignore it. The roots and purpose of epistemic trust will be explored and then thoughts on why this is important to psychological practice will be discussed.

Speaker: Dr Owen Forster

How to book: Bookings should be made by the school coordinator using the booking form available on the Masterclasses programme page.

To find out more about any of the Masterclasses, please email the Masterclass team.

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