Psychology AQA Level Advanced

Key Stage 5

Subject Leader: Ms K. Mallen
Exam board: AQA
Level: Advanced 

Curriculum Map

The link below allows you to see when topics may be covered; this is a guide for information only and has the potential to change as the year progresses.

Curriculum Map 

Psychology is a fascinating and popular subject, which looks at the scientific study of the human mind, behaviour and experience. Students will gain an insight into this scientific process, looking closely at theories, studies and research methods through studying a number of exciting topics, through which they will be able to apply their knowledge to a wide range of everyday experiences and phenomena.

Psychology will be running as an A Level.

The two-year A Level qualification sees students studying 3 equally weighted papers, each assessed through a two-hour written examination. The examinations include multiple choice, short answer and longer essay questions.

Paper 1: Introductory topics in psychology

 Paper 2: Psychology in context 

 Paper 3: Issues and options in psychology:

 

For further information please click on the link below:
http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/psychology/as-and-a-level/psychology-7181-7182

For more information surrounding Psychology at A Level please contact Ms K.Mallen via info@stmarys.net or visit the Psychology page on the AQA website.

 

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