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21/11/17

Retweetd From Harris Sixth Form

invite you to their Sixth Form Open Evening on Thursday 23 November 2017 from 5.00 - 7.30 pm.

21/11/17

.SaveTheDate: Parent Forum Group meeting is on 5 December, 6.15-7.15pm https://t.co/wsSDFNgXfq

21/11/17

Reflections this week is a discussion about the refugee camps in Calais, the journey that a lot of Syrians have made and the risks that they have taken to get where they are now. https://t.co/TOv4uT7A5l

21/11/17

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Rapid prototyping and an awful lot of making (bring on the winter fair) in our KS3 clubs today. https://t.co/CsQbmrBYNm

20/11/17

: The Academy will be partially closed on Friday 8 December. Yrs 7-10: Will be set work to complete at home for hand in, on Monday 11 December. Yr 11: Will be required to attend the Academy as usual, in full uniform, from 8.25am to 2.50pm. https://t.co/i4zU3JgViB

20/11/17

Testing Day for prospective Y7 is on 8 December. .SaveTheDate: https://t.co/SBulWLVlu7

20/11/17

Our numeracy challenge this week is to make 203. How close can you get? Try your hand at our time challenges https://t.co/K4fQy2zVNv

20/11/17

Word of the week is modicum. Challenge: Can you think of sentence to best use this word? https://t.co/9sWi7TtcLX

19/11/17

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13 - 17 November 2017 Harris Academies https://t.co/YHSMviEMJF

17/11/17

Mind growth set covers mind maps this week. Students will get the opportunity to create their own as part of todays task. https://t.co/FRQkSQRRMG

16/11/17

Please note that the timing of this event has changed to 4.30-7.00pm, per the letter sent home

16/11/17

Please note that the timing of this event is now 5-7pm

16/11/17

Reflections this week is about law - a comparison to those in and outside of the UK. Delving into some world wide cases, brought to us by the media. https://t.co/InoFr3Cqfi

15/11/17

.SaveTheDate: Y11 Parent/Carers Evening - 29 November, 6-7pm https://t.co/F6kV8Lz1tx

15/11/17

Quote of the week: "You must be the change you wish to see in the world." Mahatma Gandhi

14/11/17

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Not sure which career is right for you? 😨 Try our short, fun buzz quiz! ❓ https://t.co/YAW9xUedSl

14/11/17

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'To learn about life, you need to go outside your comfort zone' is the current topic of consideration for Year 11 Harris Experience students https://t.co/koDAIfpLIX

14/11/17

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10 questions for our students to discuss this afternoon - based on a wide array of current affairs and issues https://t.co/7MyuBnQ3nQ

14/11/17

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Discussion of the themes and ideas from yesterday's news, and an opportunity to reflect on questions they raise https://t.co/LaKwTqfgpj

14/11/17

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Discussing recent news articles - fascinating to hear the variety of opinions on display https://t.co/ghFuCY7Nkx

Harris Academies
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Psychology

 

 

 

Full Subject Title

 

 Psychology

Subject at Harris Girls’ Academy Bromley:

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.

The Psychology qualifications Harris Girls’ Academy Bromley offers our students is an engaging and interesting introduction to the study of psychology, combined with the academic integrity and skills that Higher Education and employers value. In addition the skills learnt will help students to develop an understanding of the ideas and values that characterise ‘self’ and others.

Exam Board (if applicable)

 

AQA – A Level

OCR - GCSE

Syllabus/Specification Number (if applicable)

 

GCSE: J203

A Level: 7181

 

Text books/reference/useful resources:

Course Textbooks:

OCR GCSE (9-1) Psychology Mark Billingham, Helen Kitching

The Complete Companions: AQA Psychology Year 1 and AS Student Book (Complete Companion Psychology) Mike Cardwell and Cara Flanagan

The Complete Companion for AQA Psychology A Level: Year 2 Fourth Edition Student Book (PSYCHOLOGY COMPLETE) Mike Cardwell and Cara Flanagan

Course Textbooks:

 OCR GCSE (9-1) Psychology Mark Billingham, Helen Kitching

AQA Psychology for A Level Year 1 & AS - Student Book Cara Flanagan,    Dave Berry,    Matt Jarvis,    Rob Liddle

AQA Psychology for A Level Year 2 - Student Book  Cara Flanagan and Dave Berry

 

Additional Reading:

Colman, A M.  A Dictionary of Psychology (Oxford Paperback Reference) Oxford University Press, 2009. ISBN 978-0199534067

Gross, R.  Psychology: The Science of Mind and Behaviour. Hodder Education, 2010. ISBN 978-1444108316

Prof Michael Hogg, Prof Graham Vaughan. Social Psychology. Pearson; 7 edition (12 Dec. 2013). ISBN 978-0273764595

Vasta, R.  Child Psychology: The Modern Science. John Wiley and Sons, 1998. ISBN 978-0471192213

Jarvis, M. Theoretical Approaches in Psychology (Routledge Modular Psychology) ISBN 978-0415191081

 

 

 

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