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Psychology at The Parker E-act Academy

Course content

The course is built upon the understanding that psychological knowledge could be treated as being made up of a number of different approaches.  For the purposes of this course, six approaches are included, two topic areas illustrate each approach.Behavioural PsychologyDevelopment PsychologyIndiviudal PsychologyCognitive PsychologyBio-Psychology

Entry requirements



The scheme of assessment consists of two tiers:  Foundation Tier assesses grades G to C and higher Tier assesses grades D to A* and 1 piece of coursework based on an experiment.Students sit two equally weighted question papers, together they carry 80% of the final mark allocation.Students are also required to complete one piece of coursework based on an experiment which is internally assessed and externally moderated.  It carries 20% of the final mark allocation.

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Future opportunities

For further information, please contact Mrs M Cheesbrough.

Further information

Students learn about the importance of ethical behaviour in research and how it applies to daily life.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Parker E-act Academy directly.

Last updated date: 26 May 2015
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