Psychology AS/A Level at Idsall School
AS Level (Year 12)
There are 2 examinations at the end of the summer term.
72 marks per exam paper (1 hour 30 minutes to complete each exam)
Examination Paper 1
Memory; Attachment; Social Influences
Examination Paper 2
Approaches in Psychology; Psychopathology; Research Methods
A Level (Year 13)
There are 3 examinations at the end of the 2 year course
96 marks per exam paper (2 hours to complete each exam).
Memory; Attachment; Social Influences; Psychopathology
Approaches in Psychology; Biopsychology; Research Methods
Issues, Debates and Approaches; Cognition and Development; Schizophrenia; Aggression
Apart from the minimum entry requirements for the Sixth Form you are expected to achieve a grade 5 in both Maths and English Language and a B grade in Biology
If you are looking for post-Sixth Form employment, employers look favourably on Psychology because of the skills you will have developed during the course. Psychology is also a stepping stone for a whole range of degree courses. These include Pure Psychology to Psychology and Crime Studies.
If you would like further information on any aspect of A Level Psychology, then please contact Mrs J. Mole (Head of Psychology) - email@example.com.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Idsall School directly.