Key Stage 4
Psychology Psychology is the study of human mind and behaviour. Unit 1 consists of 5 topics these are Personality, Non Verbal Communication, Stereotyping, Memory and Research Methods unit 1 Unit 2 also consists of 5 topics these are Sex and Gender, Aggression, Social Influence, Learning and Research Methods unit 2 Homework Students receive a homework booklet per topic and will be set pages from their homework booklets to complete as well as this students are encouraged to complete extra exam papers and produce revision aids at home. Assessments Students will complete practice exam questions every three lessons. As well as this they have end of unit tests and have to complete consolidation tasks. At the end of the two year course students must complete two external papers that last a hour and a half each and consist of 80 marks. Both papers hold 50% weighting to the stude KS4.
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