Association for the Teaching of Psychology Annual Conference 2012

Details

The ATP Annual '30th Anniversary' Conference will be held on 6th-8th July 2012 at Aston University, Birmingham.

Confirmed Keynote Speakers

Robert Plomin, Professor of Behavioural Genetics at the MRC Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry (SGDP) Centre at the Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London.

He is best known for his work on twin studies and his research into the nature-nurture debate. He launched the Twins Early Development Study (TEDs) of all twins born in England and Wales in 1994-96 which focuses on developmental problems in cognition and behaviour.

Our special guest speaker  will be Deborah Wearing who will be presenting two workshops about her husband called: "Clive Wearing: a life outside time". The workshop will include video clips, excerpts from Clive's diary, scan's of Clive's brain and an insight into his experience of consciousness. Copies of Deborah's book 'Forever Today: A Memoir of Love and Amnesia will be available to purchase at the conference.

Other Speakers TBC

For full conference details visit the official ATP2012 Conference Website

Booking Information

The conference is priced for members of the ATP. If you are not a member of the ATP and would like to join, then please visit  www.theatp.org Alternatively you can choose to pay the Non-Member supplement of £30.00.The conference fee includes entrance to all workshops, lectures and exhibitions, and access to online materials before and after the conference.

Fees:

Late rates now apply. 

Package A: Full Conference, Residential
Includes ensuite B&B accommodation 6th & 7th July, lunch from Friday-Sunday, evening meals on 6th & 7th and refreshments

  • £320.00
  • PGCE students only- £230

Package B: Half conference, Friday - Saturday
Includes ensuite B&B accommodation for Friday 6th July, lunch on two days, one evening meal and refreshments

  • £210.00

Package C: Half conference, Saturday - Sunday
Includes ensuite B&B accommodation for Saturday 7th July, lunch on two days, one evening meal and refreshments

  • £220.00

Package D: One day INSET event, Friday
Includes lunch, refreshments and a bespoke programme of events

  • £170.00

Package E: One day INSET event, Saturday
Includes lunch, refreshments and a bespoke programme of events

  • £170.00

Package F: Full Conference, Non-Residential
Includes lunch, refreshments and a bespoke programme of events

  • £220.00

Extras

• Thursday 5th July, en-suite BB accommodation, £48.00
• Non-Members supplement, £30.00 (Exhibitors and Keynote speakers are not required to pay this)

How to book:

  

 

Location: 

Aston University, Aston Triangle, Birmingham, B4 7ET

Dates: 
06/07/2012 - 10:00 - 08/07/2012 - 13:00
Contact Information: 

Visit the official ATP2012 Conference Website

 

Or for booking queries please contact:

BPS Conference Office

Tel: +44 (0)116 252 9555

Fax: +44 (0)116 252 9937

Email: conferences@bps.org.uk

Organiser: 
Association for the Teaching of Psychology, BPS Conferences