Head of Department
Ms M Bailey
EXAM BOARD: AQA
WHAT WILL I STUDY?
Psychology is considered to be the scientific study of behaviour. The course requires candidates to use scientific terminology to explain and analyse human behaviour. There is an emphasis on analytical, evaluative and critical thinking skills and there is increasing focus on mathematical skills.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF STUDYING PSYCHOLOGY?
Such knowledge could lead to careers in law and criminal investigations, personnel management, teaching, and a range of careers in the health sector such as psychotherapy and counselling.
Please see documents below for GCSE and A Level course content.
If you have any questions please contact Ms Bailey at the academy.