Psychology AS and A Level at The Oxford Academy
As a student of AS/ A Level Psychology, you will develop a critical awareness of human behaviour and psychology through the study of a range of exciting topics.
You will also study how to carry out psychological research, running your own independent practical work learning the scientific processes behind psychological research. You will learn how to write analytical essays using discussion and practical research about these topics:
- Social Influence
- Forensic Psychology
A Level Psychology is a great background for a range of degree courses all of which would lead to career development in areas like:
- Forensic Science
- Social Science
- Biological Science
- Criminal Science
- Nursing and Midwifery
- Childhood Studies
- Police Studies
- Counselling and Mentoring
- Occupational Therapy
- Health and Social Care
5 A*-C GCSE including English level 5, Maths level 6 and a minimum of grade B in GCSE Biology or Core and Additional Science.
There are a number of potential careers leading from an A Level in Psychology including:
- Working in early years education
- Care assistant
- Mental Health support worker
- Youth worker
- Community worker
Other courses that might interest you include Level 3 Health and Social Care, Sports Performance and Excellence, Sport and Physical Activity Development.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Oxford Academy directly.