Teaching Staff Miss K. Sedgwick (Subject leader)
Year 7 students will study N/A
Year 8 students will study N/A
Year 9 students will spend 5 lessons per fortnight studying the following topics: Social Influence
Memory
Biopsychology
Year 10 students will spend 5 lessons per fortnight studying the following topics: Psychopathology
Aggression
Learning
Year 11 students will spend 5 lessons per fortnight studying the following topics: Sex and Gender
Stereotyping, Prejudice and Discrimination
Research methods
You will be assessed by 1-6 mark examination questions
Tested cumulatively – each test will include all previously studied information
Two 90 minute examinations at the end of Year 11
Extra-curricular opportunities Psychology club – Wednesday after school
Trips and visits including educational conferences and University visits
Homework A minimum of one piece of coursework per fortnight
Examination board AQA