Psychology

Studying psychology is a good basis for a number of degrees in higher education. Many students go on to study psychology at university which can lead to a career as a psychologist, counsellor, teacher, social worker and many more.
  • Pathway:
  • A Level
  • Exam Board:
  • AQA

What Will I Study?

  • Social Influences
  • Memory
  • Attachment
  • Psycho Pathology
  • Approaches to Psychology
  • Biopsychology
  • Research Methods
  • Issues and Debates in Psychology
  • Relationships
  • Schizophrenia
  • Aggression

How Will I Be Assessed?

Assessment is by written exams. There is no coursework.

What Could I Do Next?

Studying psychology is a good basis for a number of degrees in higher education. Many students go on to study psychology at university which can lead to a career as a psychologist, counsellor, teacher, social worker and many more.

Where Can I Get More Information?

Contact Ms C Pym, Head of Social Science and Community Learning Faculty.

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