Psychology AS Level (B33630-A1A)
What do I need to join?
To join this course, you will need:
• To demonstrate an ability to work at a level equivalent to 4 GCSEs at grade A* - C, and to hold a GCSE at grade C/4 or higher in English or English Language.
• Enthusiasm for the subject/area
• A commitment to study (attendance, punctuality & behaviour)
This is a one year evening course designed to provide students with an engaging introduction to key issues and approaches in psychology. Through studying a range of topics within the core areas of social influence, memory, attachment, psychopathology and research methods, students will explore questions such as “why do people conform?”, “what makes us forget?” and “do the experiences a person has before the age of five shape the person they are today?”, all whilst developing a range of transferable skills, including analytical thinking, problem solving and communication.
Who is this course for?
The course is suitable for school leavers and adults who may be progressing from Level 2 study and who would like a career in psychology, or an area which involves working with and understanding people, such as child care, health and social care, public services, business, nursing or teaching.
Laura Walker or Cathy Jamieson 01524 66215 Ext 259
Course Information Sheet