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AS Psychology at John Colet School

Course description

At AS Level, students will have the opportunity to design and conduct informal research in and outside the classroom, using a variety of methods.

This subject is classed as a Science. It is extremely useful in combination with other Sciences, as well as Humanities subjects, as it enables students to understand how human beings behave, both individually and as part of a group or society. It is therefore relevant to all career paths.

Course content

Summer Year 12: External exams

Paper 1: Introductory Topics in Psychology: Social Influence; Memory; Attachment Compulsory questions (1 hour 30 minutes)

Paper 2: Psychology in Context: Approaches in Psychology; Research Methods; Psychopathology Compulsory questions (1 hour 30 minutes)

Entry requirements

5 grade A*- C GCSE subjects, which must include: A*- C in Maths, and English Language or Literature and Science (may be Core, or Additional or Triple).

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact John Colet School directly.

Last updated date: 27 April 2015
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