Psychology (A Level) AQA at The Robert Napier School
AS Psychology follows the AQA (A) syllabus.
The course is assessed by two exams. There is no coursework element.
AS – Paper one 1 - Introductory topics in Psychology (social influence, memory, attachment). 1.5 HR examination = 50% of AS grade
AS – Paper 2 - Psychology in context (approaches, psychopathology, research methods) 1.5 Hr examination = 50% of AS grade
Grade C in Maths, English Language & Science.
AS - Paper 1 - 1 1/2 hour examination - 50% of AS grade
AS - Paper 2 - 1 1/2 hour examination - 50% of AS grade
A2 level Psychology paper 1 - (Social influence, memory, attachment, psychopathology) 2Hr examination = 33.3% of A level grade
A2 level Paper 2 - (approaches, bio-psychology, research methods) 2HR examination = 33.3% of A level grade
A level paper 3 - (Issues and debates – relationships, schizophrenia, forensic psychology) 2Hr examination = 33.3% of A level grade
An A level in Psychology could lead to careers in the following;
Teaching, Research, Medical, Clinical, Sport, Forensic, Counselling, Child Development, Occupational Health and Social Work.
Contact Mrs L Hillman/Mrs L Wilby
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Robert Napier School directly.