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A Level Psychology at Conyers School

Course description

AS - Course & Module Description

Unit 1 - Introducing Psychology

Section A - Biopsychology and other Key Approaches

Section B - Gender Development

Section C - Research Methods

Unit 2 - Individual Differences, Social Psychology and Cognitive Psychology

Section A - Social Psychology:

  • Social Influence
  • Social Cognition

Section B - Cognitive Psychology:

  • Remembering and Forgetting
  • Perceptual Processes

Section C - Individual Differences:

  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Autism

A2 - Course & Module Description

Unit 3 - Child Development and Applied Options

Section A - Child Development:

  • Social Development
  • Cognitive Development
  • Moral Development

Section B - Applied Options:

  • Cognition and Law
  • Schizophrenia and Mood Disorders
  • Stress and Stress management
  • Substance Abuse
  • Forensic Psychology

Unit 4 - Approaches, Debates and Methods in Psychology

Section A - Biological, Behaviourist, Social Learning

  • Cognitive, Psychoanalytic and Humanistic Approaches
  • Comparison of Approaches

Section B - Debates in Psychology

Section C - Methods in Psychology

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Conyers School directly.

Last updated date: 07 November 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years

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