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*Psychology A- Level at President Kennedy School

Course description

Psychology is the scientific study of human behaviour and thought. The course provides students with a broad view of the subject by considering scientific and non-scientific explanations of behaviour. It applies psychological theories to contemporary issues, giving students a clearer understanding of modern society.

Course content

Year 1:                                                               Year 2

Social Influence                                                  Relationships

Memory                                                              Schizophrenia

Attachment                                                         Forensic Psychology

Psychopathology                                                Issues and Debates in Psychology

Approaches in Psychology                                 Biopsychology

Research Methods                                             Research Methods

Entry requirements

Standard minimum entry requirement including: Grade B in Additional Science and Grade B in Maths.

Assessment

3 exams at the end of Year 2 for an A level qualification

Future opportunities

Psychology is accepted for a wide range of degree courses including Social Science subjects, Health care and Law

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 09 October 2015

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Course code: 5002500/4

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