To provide a grounding in psychological science with a focus on developing both theoretical and practical skills across the main psychological approaches. To support and encourage students to achieve at and beyond their target grades, allowing them to move successfully and enthusiastically to the next stage of their education or working lives. To provide appropriate extra curricular experiences that give pupils the opportunity to further develop their interests and learning within psychology.

A Level Psychology

Year 12

Terms 1 & 2

  • Social Psychology
  • Cognitive Psychology

Terms 3 & 4

  • Biological Psychology
  • Learning Psychology

Term 5

  • Learning Psychology
  • Year 1 and AS Revision

Year 13

Terms 1 & 2

  • Clinical Psychology

Term 3

  • Criminal Psychology

Term 4

  • Criminal Psychology
  • Mock Revision
  • Issues and Debates Essay Practices
  • Methods Question Practices
  • Classical Study Comparison Practices

Term 5

  • Revision
  • Issues and Debates Essay Practices
  • Methods Question Practices
  • Classical Study Comparison Practices

Term 6

  • Revision and External Examinations