A Level

Duration: 2 Years

Contact: Mr B Dang

Entry Requirements

5 GCSEs at 4 and above including a 5 in Maths and Psychology or Science. If a candidate has not completed GCSE Psychology then a 5 grade in Science single or double award is acceptable.

Course Content

At Homewood, we follow the AQA Psychology A Level specification.

This is a Level 3 academic science course. The A Level Psychology course is intended as an introduction to the subject of Psychology as well as giving a sound basis for further study for those who wish to continue the subject. The course is assessed via 100% final written examinations. The course is made up of a range of different topics that cover many different aspects and areas of Psychology, including Social, Cognitive, Developmental and Abnormal Psychology as well as Research Methodology.


Open Evening Documents

A-Level Psychology

Further Opportunities

Psychology gives you a good understanding of how people think and why they act the way they do, making the subject extremely useful for any career that involves dealing with people.

The course is a recognised Science A Level qualification that will help you develop the skills, understanding and knowledge that many employers across lots of industries are looking for.

University Success

In 2019 96% of Homewood Sixth Form students were accepted by their first or second choice university.

Red Hot Progress

In 2019, Homewood’s Sixth Form was graded “Red Hot” for progress across academic and applied subjects by the ALPs organisation.