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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

 

Please note for a more detailed breakdown regarding subject content, you can access the exam boards websites via the below links:

AQA A Level Psychology

OCR GCSE Psychology

 

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