Students entering the field of psychic study will learn to master the true power of the mind. telekinesis, predictions, manipulation of size, and perhaps even the manipulation of the mind might be subjects of study!
A first year student can expect education in basic telekinesis and manipulations in the size of objects. Illusions and the like are possible as well.
As psychic techniques require a great deal of finesse and control, first year students are usually expected to take a course in meditation where they can learn to focus their minds and calm their nerves. This is not a class to sleep through!