Psychology A Level at Simon Balle All-through School
This course explores the science of the mind and behaviour - how do people behave and how do their minds work? Topics covered include:
- Social influence
- Approaches in psychology
- Research methods
At A Level these areas are explored in more depth with the addition of:
Issues and debates in psychology
An option of aggression or addiction.
Are you interested in:
- How experimental techniques are applied to the investigation of human behaviours?
- The extent to which we are programmed from conception; how are we changed by our environment?
- Diagnosis and treatment of mental illnesses and behavioural disorders?
Leading to opportunities in:
- Sport, Forensic, Business or Clinical Psychology
- Health care
- Educational psychology
- Teaching or Lecturing
- Social work
- Occupational psychology
To study this subject you will need a minimum of grade B in Maths, English and Science at GCSE.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Simon Balle All-through School directly.