KS5 Psychology

KS5 Psychology

What entry requirements do I need to study the course?

Grade 5 in GCSE English Language

What does the course involve?

  • Unit 1 - Social Influence:, Memory: Attachment and Abnormality
  • Unit 2 - Research Methods: Biopsychology and Approaches
  • Unit 3 - Forensics, Relationships, Eating Behaviour and Issues and Debates

How will it be assessed?

  • Paper 1: 2 Hours, Summer Y13, 33.3% of A Level grade, Social Influence, Memory, Abnormality and Attachment
  • Paper 2: 2 Hours, Summer Y13, and 33.3% of A Level grade, Approaches, Biopsychology and Research Methods
  • Paper 3: Paper 1: 2 Hours, Summer Y13, 33.3% of A Level grade, Issues and Debates, Forensics, Relationships and schizophrenia

Assessment Objectives

AO1: Knowledge and understanding

  • Use, and understand, Psychological theories, ideas and evidence
  • Use Psychological research methods

AO2: Application

  • Apply Psychological theories, concepts, evidence and research methods to a range of issues

AO3: Analysis and Evaluation

  • Analyse and evaluate Psychological theories, concepts, evidence and research methods
  • Present arguments
  • Make judgements
  • Draw conclusions

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