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You will learn various different perspectives in Psychology and will use research methods including inferential statistical tests, qualitative and quantitative methods.
What Will I Learn
You will learn about different perspectives in psychology, use research methods and analyse the results of both qualitative and quantitative methods. You will have the experience of designing your own studies, learning a number of core studies, and critically evaluating research.
- Cognitive and Behavioural Psychology (Unit 1)
- Freud and the Biology of Psychology (Unit 1)
- 10 Core studies in Psychology and Relevant Methodology (Unit 2)
How Will I Be Assessed?
The AS Level consists of 2 units, both of which will be examined and have integrated coursework.
5 x C grades at GCSE including GCSE Maths, English Language and Science.
You will require 2 textbooks - Psychology AS for WJEC: The Complete Companion and Psychology for WJEC AS Level.
Upon completion, you can continue the study of Psychology at A2 Level.
You will have a wide range of opportunities open to you in industries such as Education, Counselling and Medicine.
Costs & Funding
Find out more about costs and pricing on the latest course prices table.