Exam Board: AQA
The aims of the course are as follows:
- Provide students with insight into a range of psychological concepts and topics, including those applied to the contexts of research and practice.
- Outline key issues and debates in psychology with discussion of these issues in relation to topics covered.
- Equip students with various skills that will be beneficial to them in both psychology and wider areas of study, including essay writing, critical analysis and evaluation.
Students should have Grade 4 or higher in GCSE English, Mathematics and Science, or the equivalent grade/mark in their national system of secondary education.