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Psychology A level at Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Plasmawr

Course description

What is Psychology?
- The study of the mind.
- The study of behaviour.
- The consequences of the research findings

Course content

Advanced Subsidiary (AS)

PY1: Approaches in Psychology: 5 compulsory questions based on different psychological approaches. 20% : One hour and a quarter examination

PY2: Core Studies and Psychological Research: Candidates need to answer questions in Section A and B on six core studies. In section C, candidates need to analyse psychological research not previously studied.

Advanced Level (A2)

PY3: Research Methods and Issues in Research: Three sections which contain compulsory and optional questions : 20% one hour and a half examination

PY4: Psychology: Controversies, Applications and Topics: In depth study into each of the three sections. 30% two hours and a half examination.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Plasmawr directly.

Last updated date: 14 September 2015

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