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Psychology is the study of mind and behaviour.

It is an academic subject and an applied science which seeks to understand individuals and groups by establishing general principles and researching specific cases.  Students will gain experience in planning and conducting classroom research on human behaviour using a variety of methods. They will be expected to analyse data collected in investigations at a descriptive level and draw conclusions based on research findings.

GCSE Year 9

  • Research Methods
  • Development of personality
  • Stereotyping, Discrimination and Prejudice   
  • Non-verbal communication

GCSE Year 10

  • Further research methods     
  • Aggression
  • Learning
  • Sex and Gender

GCSE Year 11

  • Social Influence     
  • Memory