Psychology at Heston Community School
Psychology involves the study of mind and behaviour. This course requires good use of written English, an understanding of scientific method and some knowledge of statistical techniques.
Paper 1: Introductory topics in psychology.
Paper 2: Psychology in context.
Paper 3: Issues and options in psychology.
You must have achieved a Grade 5 in English and Mathematics and an Attainment 8 GCSE score of 46 in the remaining subjects. In addition to this minimum entry requirement, it is preferable for students to have achieved at least GCSE Grade 6 in any subject that they intend to study at A level. Where courses are oversubscribed, students’ Attainment 8 GCSE score, English and Mathematics grades will be used to allocate places.
Duration: 2 years Board: AQA Assessment: Examination
Any professional, administrative or managerial position such as Lawyer, Accountant, Museum or Research Work, Teaching and Lecturing, Financial Services, Social Work, Educational or Occupational Psychology, Criminology and Medicine.
To find out more about this qualification, ask your Careers Adviser or get in contact with us.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Heston Community School directly.