Psychology AS/A2 Level at Belfairs Academy
This course is suitable for students wishing to develop and enhance their understanding of human behaviours and mental processes. There is a strong Research Skills component, in terms of discreet skills and the ability to evaluate the wide range of research studies that support the course content.
Unit 1: Social influence Memory/Attachment
Unit 2: Approaches in Psychology Psychopathology/Research Methods
Unit 1: Social influence Memory/Attachment/Psychopathology
Unit 2: Approaches in Psychology Biopsychology/Research Methods
Unit 3: Issues & Debates in Psychology
One from Relationships or Gender
One from Schizophrenia or Stress
One from Aggression or Forensic Psychology
English grade B and maths grade C,
Unit 1 is a 1½ hour written exam (3 compulsory sections)
Unit 2 is a 1½ hour written exam (3 compulsory sections)
Unit 1 is a 2 hour written exam (4 compulsory sections)
Unit 2 is a 2 hour written exam (3 compulsory sections)
Unit 3 is a 2 hour written exam (3 sections, each with a choice of questions)
Future careers after completion of a degree in psychology include teaching, human resources, police force, prison service or assistant psychologist in a research setting. Students are well placed to progress into higher education as psychology is highly regarded by universities.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Belfairs Academy directly.