L3 A Level in Psychology


1. Course details

Qualification name GCE A Level in Psychology
Qualification level 3
Awarding organisation Assessment & Qualifications Alliance
Course webpage https://www.telfordcollege.ac.uk/courses/
Course type Work based
Course start date 01 September 2020
Cost description Fee On Application

2. Who this course is for

The course suits those with an interest in understanding and explaining human behaviour and who enjoy investigating and debating different issues. Psychology is the study of the human mind and behaviour. Positioned between traditional science and humanities subjects, and drawing on many aspects of these areas; psychology can be chosen as part of a large number of a level combinations. The course aims to provide you with an understanding of methods and approaches in psychology. This is done by studying different psychological theories, studies and concepts, and taking part in and carrying out practical research activities involving collection, analysis and interpretation of data. Throughout the course the ethical implications of psychological research will also be discussed. You'll study social influence, memory, attachment, psychopathology, research methods and approaches in psychology. Assessment is exam based.

3. Entry requirements

5 GCSEs at grades 9-4 including English and maths. Grade 6 is preferred in maths and science.

4. What you'll learn

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5. How you'll learn

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6. What you'll need to bring

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7. How you'll be assessed

Assessment is exam based.

8. Next steps

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9. Venue

West Midlands
Shropshire

10. Other venues and dates

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