IB Psychology at The Malling School
This course is the systematic study of behaviour and mental processes. It examines the interaction of biological, cognitive and sociocultural influences on human behaviour. Students undertaking the course can expect to develop an understanding of how psychological knowledge is generated, developed and applied. This will allow them to have a greater understanding of themselves and appreciate the diversity of human behaviour. The holistic approach reflected in the curriculum, sees biological, cognitive and sociocultural analysis being taught in an integrated way to ensure that students are able to develop an understanding of what all humans share, as well as the immense diversity of influences on human behaviour and mental processes. The ethical concerns raised by the methodology and application of psychological research are also key considerations of the IB psychology course.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Malling School directly.