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    #1

    I'm hearing psychology

    Which do you use more, 1 or 2?
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    1. I'm taking psychology.
    2. I'm hearing psychology.

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    Re: I'm hearing psychology

    I've never heard #2.

    If you're studying psychology at university, you can say 'I'm reading psychology'.

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    Re: I'm hearing psychology

    In AmE, we don't use "reading" in that way. If one is registered in a psychology course, one is taking psychology; if one is pursuing a degree in psychology, one is majoring in psychology.

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    Re: I'm hearing psychology

    I've heard "I'm hearing a certain lecture" that compose your total credit in a semester, and such lectures could be composition, English, Psychology, etc. Maybe I'm mistaken.

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    #5

    Re: I'm hearing psychology

    'I'm doing psychology' should also be correct according to http://www.oxfordlearnersdictionarie...n/english/do_1 Definition#8

    Not a teacher.

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    #6

    Re: I'm hearing psychology

    I have not heard "hearing" in that use.

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