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Psychology A Level at The Folkestone School for Girls

Course description

Psychology - AQA

Course content

Paper 1: Social Influence, Memory, Attachment, Psychopathology. Paper 2: Approaches in Psychology, Biopsychology, Research Methods. Paper 3: Issues and Debates in Psychology and then 1 option from Relationships, Gender or Cognition and Development, 1 option from Schizophrenia, Eating Behaviour or Stress, and 1 option from Aggression, Forensic Psychology or Addiction.

Entry requirements

GCSE Grade 6 or above in Biology (or Biology equivalent) and Grade 6 or above in English Language, along with a Grade 5 in Maths


Papers 1, 2 and 3: all assessed through individual written examination of 2 hours each.

Future opportunities

You could take this course to complement other advanced level courses such as a science. With further training, you could go into a job related to Psychology and people such as a Counsellor, Nurse or Psychologist.

Further information

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How to apply

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Last updated date: 01 December 2017
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