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Psychology

A Level

Duration: 2 Years

Contact: Mr S Goffredi

Entry Requirements

5 GCSEs at 4 and above including a 5 in Maths and Psychology or Science.

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.

Future 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.

93%
University Success

In 2018, 93% of students went to their first or second choice university.

100%
A Level Pass Rate

In 2018, Homewood's Year 13 students achieved 100% pass rate in over 42 A-level and Level 3 courses.