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Psychology at St Augustine's Catholic High School

Course description

Psychology is an academic and applied science involving the systematic study of human and animal mental functions and behaviour. Psychologists are interested in how people act, react and interact as individuals and in groups.

At AS students develop a broad knowledge and understanding of the core areas of psychology. Topics include: memory, childhood attachment, research methods, stress management, individual differences and social influence.

At A2 students gain a deeper understanding of advanced research and scientific methods, eating behaviour, child cognitive development, relationships, media psychology and psychopathology (anxiety).

Entry requirements

B Grade in English Language or Literature or History or R.S.


B Grade in Mathematics

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact St Augustine's Catholic High School directly.

Last updated date: 02 June 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1-2 Years