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Psychology GCSE Level 1/2 at Oakwood Park Grammar School

Course description

Offered at GCSE as a stand alone course. 2 written exams, coursework with 1500 word writeup.Topics studied include phobias, morality, memory, stress, prejudice, personal space, sex & gender, perception, conformity, obedience, aggression & attachment.

Entry requirements

Students need a wide range of skills, numeracy & literacy, scientific investigative skills,a curiosity about people's behaviour and an open mind.

Future opportunities

You could take this course to prepare for advanced level courses such as an A/AS Level in any of the social sciences or related subjects such as Law, Sociology and Religious Studies or you may need to strengthen your grades by completing a foundation or intermediate vocational qualification.With further training, you could go into a job related to the social sciences such as a Social Worker, Social Researcher or Teacher. You could also go straight into employment and do further training or part time study with the support of your employer.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Oakwood Park Grammar School directly.

Last updated date: 20 May 2014
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years