KS5 Psychology

Year 12 

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

Social Influence

Research  Methods, Memory, Attachment

Research Methods, Approaches, Biopsychology

Psychopathology

Revision

Exam preparation

Year 13

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

Attachment, Schizophrenia, Mood & Forensic

Approaches, Issues & Debates

Revision

Exam preparation

Homework: Homework will take the form of exam questions, note taking and research tasks.  Such tasks are designed to enhance and consolidate the learning from lessons and to prepare students for University.

Other Useful Information

The AQA website is very useful for students as they access past papers and mark schemes.

www.aqa.co.uk

The BBC website is also useful for examples of psychology in the real world.  This is often used in lessons.

www.bbc.co.uk

Support is always on offer for students, either during lunch times or after school.  Revision sessions are put on nearer the examination time.

5 ways I can help my son/daughter

1

Ask them about what they have learnt during their lessons.

2

Read through work and their files.

3

Look at their monitoring booklet regularly.

4

Ensure they have good attendance.

5

Encourage them to be independent learners.