This course requires 2 options.
Psychology - Level 2
Teacher in Charge: Mr P. Adams
Psychology is a subject focussed on explaining behaviour. Topic studied will include:
Examine the different psychological approaches used to explain behaviour, and examine how psychological debate has changed over time. This course will introduce some key psychology concepts. The course will also cover: OCD; Bipolar disorder, Tourette's, and group conformity. Designing an Experiment; Psychology of Sport.
Approaches used to explain behaviour: Behaviourism, Psychoanalysis, and Biology
OCD, Tourettes, and Bi - polar disorder
Internal on approaches
Addiction: what causes addiction?
Social media and its impacts
Research / experiment
Sport Psychology and Criminal Psychology
Special study on sleep disorders
ENG1, HIS 1, GEO1, HUM 1, PSY 1
Total Credits Available: 18 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 18 credits.
Term: 1, Week: 6
Term: 1, Week: 7
Term: 1, Week: 8
Term: 1, Week: 9
Term: 1, Week: 10
Term: 2, Week: 4
Term: 2, Week: 5
Term: 2, Week: 6
Term: 2, Week: 7
Term: 3, Week: 1
Term: 3, Week: 2
Term: 3, Week: 3
Term: 3, Week: 4
Term: 3, Week: 9
Term: 3, Week: 10
Term: 4, Week: 1
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