Psychology AS Level at Saffron Walden County High School
Psychology is the scientific study of the human mind and behaviour. Studying
Psychology at A-Level involves learning about theories of the human mind and
behaviour, then evaluating these using research evidence. It also includes
understanding research methods and approaches in psychology.
Memory – how memory works and problems of eye witness testimony
Attachment – why children form attachments and what happens when children
don’t form attachments
Research methods – how to design and interpret research
Approaches in psychology
Biopsychology – an introduction to biological factors that affect behaviour
Social influence – why some people conform and obey and why some people don’t
Psychopathology – definitions, explanations and therapies.
GCSE 5 in Maths, English and Science
100% exam. No coursework.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Saffron Walden County High School directly.