Psychology A level at Ysgol Gyfun Gymraeg Plasmawr
What is Psychology?
- The study of the mind.
- The study of behaviour.
- The consequences of the research findings
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.