Psychology at Key Stage 5
A Level Psychology
A level Psychology
At the end of the 2 year A level Psychology course there are 3 examinations.
Each examination paper is 2 hours and each paper is worth 96 marks.
Examination 1: Memory; Attachment; Social Influences; Psychopathology
Examination 2: Approaches in Psychology; Biopsychology; Research Methods
Examination 3: Issues and Debates; Schizophrenia; Cognition and Development; Aggression
The following is an outline of the topics covered per term:
Autumn Term – Approaches, Research Methods and Psychopathology
Spring Term – Memory, Social Influences
Summer Term – Attachment, Internal Mock A level Examinations, Report Writing
Autumn Term – Issues and Debates, Comparisons of Approaches, Biopsychology, Aggression
Spring Term – Internal A level Mock Examinations, Cognition and Development, Schizophrenia
Summer Term – 3 x External Final A level Examinations
For further advice or to find out more about the Psychology curriculum at Idsall School, please contact Mrs Mole..