Psychology AS at St Paul's Catholic School for Girls
This Psychology course will develop students’ knowledge and understanding of the five core areas within the subject. Critical issues in each of the topic areas relate to contemporary issues and therefore provide relevance to the student. An emphasis is placed on fostering a critical and enquiring mind. Students will have the opportunity to plan and carry out psychological investigations in the context of the topics studied.
B – Science
B – Maths
B – English
All students will have two formal assessments each half term, which are a mixture of essays and short answer questions in the style of the appropriate examination they are currently studying.
Skills developed through study of A level Psychology such as critical thinking, essay writing, data analysis and use of the scientific method will equip you well for any degree course.
Students go on to study a variety of degree courses, including Psychology. A Psychology degree can lead to a career within the discipline, or one within education, social work, police or business.
Please read through our Sixth Form Prospectus for further details
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Paul's Catholic School for Girls directly.