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A Level Psychology

Science and Mathematics

Science and Mathematics
Science and Mathematics
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code SS1
Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time

Overview

A-Level Psychology : AQA  : Is the scientific study of human and sometimes animal behaviour. Psychology aims to answer questions about how we function, develop and remember. Psychology is made up of a collection of approaches which students will be required to distinguish between and criticise these approaches. Psychology is a lively subject, where you will study learning, aggression, gender, memory and how our behaviour is influenced by others and the society in which we live.

Details

Paper 1 covers cognitive psychology, how memory works, social influence, how we confirm and respond to orders, attachment, how and why children make attachments

 

Paper 2 :  Looks at research methods and approaches and how this is applied to abnormal and biological psychology. 

 

Paper 3 : Covers aggression, Schizophrenia, gender and debates in psychology. Research methods and synoptic issues.

How will it be delivered?

There will be three 2 hour written papers covering all content covered over the two years.

Entry requirements

Grade 5 or above in GCSE English and Grade 4 or above in GCSE Maths.

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