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Psychology

Key Stage 5

Students will be expected to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of psychological concepts, theories, research studies, research methods and ethical issues.
  • Apply their new found knowledge in a range of contexts with analysis and evaluation.
  • Evaluate the appropriateness and effectiveness of certain therapies and treatments.
  • Develop competence and confidence in a variety of practical, mathematical and problem-solving skills.

Psychology is assessed by external examination only. At the end of the second year students will sit three 2 hour exams. There is no coursework.

Overall at least 10% of the marks in assessments for Psychology will require the use of mathematical skills and will be at least the standard of higher GCSE mathematics. 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

The minimum entry requirements for level 3 academic study apply. In addition, applicants will require a Grade 6 in English and a Grade 5 in Maths.

For more information on the specification details please visit www.aqu.org.uk