What do I need?

5 GCSEs at grade C/5 or above, including Mathematics, English Language and Science.


Why Study A Level Psychology?

Psychology is a fascinating subject which is all about you! Students will learn about research into a wide range of human behaviour. Lessons are interactive, intellectually challenging and discussion-based. The subject will develop skills including verbal and written literacy, critical thinking and self-reflection.


What will I study?
  • Research methods
  • Approaches in psychology
  • Issues and debates in psychology
  • Psychopathology
  • Memory
  • Attachment
  • Social influence
  • Biopsychology
  • Relationships, gender or cognition
  • Schizophrenia, eating behaviour or stress
  • Aggression, forensic psychology or addiction


Where can the subject lead?

Psychology is useful for a range of degree subjects and careers including: Psychology, Philosophy, Law, Medicine, Teaching, Social Work and Journalism; to name just a few.

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