Course Information (AQA 7182)
Duration: one year or two year courses available
Type: Part Time - Online Only
You are required to have a good standard of literacy and mathematical skills. Please see the specification for more details.
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.
Our 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.
We are confident that our new specification will continue to ensure that the psychologists of the future will have a fascinating and coherent introduction to the subject.
Method of Study
Course content will be delivered by email and through our Moodle platform. You will be given a number of assignments to support independent home study which will be marked and returned with feedback. There will be regular classroom-based activities which you are encouraged to attend. This will also allow for some 1-2-1 tutorial with your tutor to ask questions about the work you have done so far.
Method of Assessment
Year 1: 2x A/S Level written exams, 1 hour 30 minutes each.
Year 2: 3x A Level written exams, 2 hours each.
What Can I Do Next?
This A Level in psychology is your gateway to a successful tomorrow. Attaining this qualification will allow you to progress into universities and provide you with better job and promotion prospects.