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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 AA15
Qualification Type GCE A/AS Level or Equivalent
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time

Overview

Psychology is a fascinating subject which is all about you! Students will learn about research into a wide range of human behaviours. Lessons involve quizzes/tests/games to assess knowledge, reading, paired and whole class discussions and extended writing tasks. Psychology will develop competence in the use of subject-specific terminology and the interpretation of statistics as well as a precise and detailed style of writing.

You must be curious and willing to engage in discussion activities to enjoy the subject. Prospective students should be confident in their understanding of scientific processes as well as their literacy and numeracy.

Details

What will I study?

• Research methods • Issues and debates in psychology • Approaches in psychology • Biopsychology • Memory

• Social influence • Attachment • Psychopathology • Schizophrenia • Relationships • Aggression

Entry requirements

Grade 5 in GCSE Mathematics and either English Language or English Literature.

Your next steps...

Psychology is useful for a range of degree subjects and careers including: Psychology, Philosophy, Law, Medicine, Teaching, Social Work and Journalism; to name just a few.

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