Psychology at Aston Academy
Psychology is a fascinating subject which is all about you! Students will learn about research into memory, relationships, stress, obedience, addiction, aggression, sleep and mental illness. Lessons are interactive, intellectually challenging and discussion-based. The subject will develop skills including verbal and written literacy, critical thinking and self-reflection.
At Least 5 GCSE's at grade 4 and above.
You must achieve at least a grade 4 in English Language, Mathematics and Science.
You will not be able to study A level Psychology if your average GCSE grade is below 4.
Three two-hour examinations at the end of the two-year course. Students will not be entered for the AS examination in Summer 2019.
Psychology is useful though not essential for a range of degree subjects and careers including: Psychology, Philosophy, Law, Medicine, Science subjects, Sociology, Teaching, Social Work and Journalism; to name just a few.
To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Careers Adviser or a member of the Post 16 Team.
How to apply
You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.