Subject

Psychology

Subject leader

Mrs P Webster

About the subject

Psychology is a popular subject which is attractive to students because it develops a range of valuable skills, including critical analysis, independent thinking and research. These skills are particularly relevant to young people and are transferable to further study and the workplace.

 

This qualification offers students an engaging and stimulating introduction to the study of psychology, combined with the academic integrity and skills that Higher Education and employers value.

 

This course is fully examined (2 exams at the end of year 11), with no coursework.

 

This course is very academic.  It involves a lot of written work and effort.  The ability to remember theories is important.

Year 10 Overview

In year 10 we cover the following topics:

 

• Memory

• Development

• Psychological Problems

• Social Influence

• The Brain and Neuropsychology

Psychology

PE

020 8270 4222

Lower site

020 8270 4200

Upper site

Governors

Year 11 Overview

In year 11 we cover the following topics:

 

• Criminal Psychology

• The Self

• Research methods

Exam board used for GCSE

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Link to the specification from the exam board

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(A) Lower Site

Green Lane Lower Site

Dagenham

Essex

RM8 1AL

Tel: 020 8270 4222

 

office@robertclack.co.uk

(B) Upper Site

Gosfield Road Upper Site

Dagenham

Essex

RM8 1JU

Tel: 020 8270 4200