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Psychology at Cox Green School

Course description

A summary of the topics studied, the full syllabus and past papers can be downloaded at: http://qualifications.pearson.com/en/qualifications/edexcel - a - levels/psychology - 2015.html

Course content

Paper 1: Foundations in Psychology

(Social, Cognitive, Learning, Biological Psychology and Issues and Debates)

35% Written paper. 2 Hours

Paper 2: Applications in Psychology

(Clinical and Criminal Psychology)

35% Written paper. 2 Hours.

Paper 3: Psychological Skills

(Review of Methods, Studies and Issues and Debates)

30% Written paper. 2 Hours.

Entry requirements

Grade 6 in GCSE Maths, English Language/Literature and Science

Future opportunities

Other related careers are: Human Resources, Probationary Work, Social Work, Teaching, Marketing, Advertising and the legal professions. The course teaches many of the skills required for further study.

Further information

Please be aware that this is a new specification when buying support material for this subject. Text books available online may not suit the new specification. Please speak to Mrs Olmos before investing in course material. If you have any questions about the course please contact Mrs Olmos, Learning Leader for Psychology m.olmos@coxgreen.com

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 20 November 2017

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