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Psychology A2 Level at Aylesbury College

Course description

This is the second year of the A Level Psychology course. The A2 Level is designed to deepen the knowledge
you gained during the AS Level.

Course content

You will learn how to apply the learning material from the AS year to topics like memory, issues in research, forensic psychology, abnormal psychology and controversies in psychology.


Example modules Research Methods (Unit 3) Controversies in Psychology (Unit 4) Memory (Unit 4) Criminal Psychology (Unit 4) Abnormal Psychology (Unit 4)


Entry requirements

Minimum grade D or above in AS Level Psychology.


There will be 2 final examinations (i.e. one in January and one in June). However, there will be graded homework to complete throughout the year.

Future opportunities

Upon completion, you can continue the study of Psychology at Degree level.

You will have a wide range of opportunities open to you in industries such as Education, Counselling and Medicine.

Further information

You will require two textbooks- Psychology A2 for WJEC: The Complete Companion and Angles on Applied Psychology .

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Aylesbury College directly.

Last updated date: 21 January 2016

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