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There are very many texts which provide an introduction to psychology as a whole, and to its various subfields. There are also many web resources if you wish to pursue specific topics which you identify while reading these books or elsewhere. There is no expectation whatsoever that you will have read any of these before interview.
Eysenck, M. W. and M. T. Keane (2010). Cognitive psychology: a student's handbook. Hove, Psychology Press.
Hogg, M. A. and G. M. Vaughan (2010). Essentials of social psychology. London, Prentice Hall.
Nolen-Hoeksema, S., B. Fredrickson, et al. (2009). Atkinson and Hilgard's introduction to psychology. Andover, Cengage Learning.
- Schaffer, H. R. (2006). Key concepts in developmental psychology. London, SAGE.
- Gazzaniga, M.S., Ivry, R.B., Mangun, G.R. (2014). Cognitive Neuroscience: The Biology of the Mind, 4th edition. W.W. Norton