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Psychology at Royal Wootton Bassett Academy

Course description

Psychology is the scientific study of human mind and behaviour: how we think, feel, act and interact individually and in groups.

Psychology is concerned with all aspects of behaviour and with the thoughts, feelings and motivations underlying that behaviour. It is both a thriving academic discipline and a vital professional practice.

We are all ineterested in what makes people tick and how this understanding can help solve major problems in society.

Psychology is a science and psychologists study human behaviour by observing, measuring and testing, then arriving at conclusions that are rooted in sound scientific methodology.

Psychology provides students with a broad introduction to Psychology as a Science. It is a fascinating course which allows students to understand psychological experiments and apply to our current understanding. The emphasis is on applying knowledge and understanding and developing the skills of analysis, evaluation and critical thinking.

Entry requirements

English Grade B, Maths Grade B

How to apply

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Last updated date: 20 May 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years