1Course Overview

A Level Psychology

Course code: OSC1293

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  • Official AQA Psychology A Level
  • Full Course Materials
  • Full Tutor Support
  • Study at your own pace
  • Exam fees not included - to include exams see our A Level Psychology inc Exams

Study A Level Psychology from home – your route to academic success!

This new A Level course has been updated to meet the latest academic specifications, so you can feel confident you are studying the most up-to-date academic content.

On this course, you will be able to:

  • Gain up to 56 UCAS points to help you land your dream place at university
  • Study at your own pace with no strict deadlines to contend with
  • Develop your skills and open doors to a fascinating range of career options including occupational psychology, clinical psychology and forensic psychology

Studying A Levels with us lets you choose when you take your exams, so that you are always fully prepared. A convenient and stress-free way to study that fits around your existing commitments.

You will be responsible for booking your exams. We can help you to find your nearest exam centre and we have 7 recommended exam centres across the country.
You can contact us for help with this whenever you are ready.

Simply receive your course materials through the post or online and start studying to gain that all-important A Level.

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2Course Content

Course Content

AQA Specification Code: 7182

This A-Level will allow you to study the following topics:

  • 4.1.1 Social Influence
  • 4.1.2 Memory
  • 4.1.3 Attachment
  • 4.1.4 Psychotherapy
  • 4.2. Psychology in Context
  • 4.2.1 Approaches in Psychology
  • 4.2.2 Biopsychology
  • 4.2.3 Research Methods
  • 4.3.1 Scientific Processes
  • 4.2.3.2 Data Handling and Analysis
  • 4.2.3.3 Inferential Testing
  • 4.3.1 Issues and Debates in Psychology
  • 4.3.2 Relationships
  • 4.3.3 Gender
  • 4.3.4 Cognition and Development 
  • 4.3.5 Schizophrenia
  • 4.3.6 Eating Behaviour
  • 4.3.7 Stress
  • 4.3.8 Aggression
  • 4.3.9 Forensic Psychology
  • 4.3.10 Addiction
3Other Information

Assessment

To achieve the full Psychology A Level qualification you must take the exams. You will be responsible for booking your exams. We can help you to find your nearest exam centre and we have 7 recommended exam centres across the country. You can contact us for help with this whenever you are ready.

All topics will be assessed by 3 paper-based examis. A more detailed breakdown of the exams is provided below:

Paper 1:

  • Type: Written examination
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Weighing: 33.3% of A Level
  • Total Marks: 96
  • Assessed: Content from topics 4.1.1 – 4.1.4
  • Assessment format: A mixture of multiple choice, short answer and extended writing
     

Paper 2:

  • Type: Written examination
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Weighing: 33.3% of A Level
  • Total Marks: 96
  • Assessed: Content from topics 4.2.1 – 4.2.3
  • Assessment format: A mixture of short and long answer questions and multiple choice questions
     

Paper 3:

  • Type: Written examination
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Weighing: 33.3% of A Level
  • Total Marks: 96
  • Assessed: Content from topics 4.3.1 and optional content from:
    • one from option 1, (4.3.2-4.3.4)
    • one from option 2, (4.3.5-4.3.7)
    • one from option 3, (4.3.8-4.3.10)

To include your exams, see our A Level Psychology inc Exams

Course Duration

You will have 2 years to complete the full A Level from the date you receive your materials. You will be able to study at your own pace and in your own time without the pressure of tight deadlines.

Study Method

This course enables you to study for an A Level in Psychology by distance learning at home or at work. Your course materials will be sent via email or by post, you choose. Full tutor support will be available via email, so help is only a click away! Your course will include self-assessment exercises and tutor-marked study questions, so you can monitor your progress.

Course Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this home learning course you will receive an A Level in Psychology issued by AQA. 

4Q&As

Course Questions & Answers

Is this the same qualification as an A Level from a school or college?

Yes! You study the same coursework, take the same examinations and get the same qualification. The only difference is that the course is designed to be studied from home, and you receive full tutor support via email.

What skills are needed to enrol onto this course?

You will need to have a reasonable grade GCSE or O Level in Psychology as the concepts in the A Level Psychology may follow on from some of the knowledge you will have gained.

What is included in the cost of my course?
  • Dedicated personal tutor support
  • Dedicated student support
  • Accreditation
  • Assignment marking and feedback
  • Free CV writing service
  • Free NUS Extra Student Discount Card
  • Comprehensive study guide*
  • Open Study College pen with highlighter*
  • Student study planner*
  • Student notebook*

* Not included with the online study option

Is there a required reading list?

There is no required reading for this A Level. However you will need to conduct your own research using the internet.

Do I have to sit an exam?

Yes, you will need to take the standard A Level examinations in order to fully complete this course. You will be responsible for booking your exams. We can help you to find your nearest exam centre and we have 7 recommended exam centres across the country. You can contact us for help with this whenever you are ready.

The examinations run on specific dates, which can be obtained by visiting the AQA website

Alternatively see our A Level Psychology inc Exams, where will book the exams for you!

Are there any additional costs?

You will be required to pay a fee to the examination centre of your choice and your exam when taking the A Level exams.

What if I live outside the UK?

You are still able to study this A-Level course but must take the examinations within the UK, as this is the only guaranteed way to access examining centres.

What happens if I lose my course pack?

We offer a course replacement service which ensures that, if your course pack is lost or damaged throughout the duration of your studies, we can issue you with a new set of materials for a one-time additional fee. This is available by calling our Student Support team on 03300 563100.

What do i do if i still have questions?

For further information please contact us.

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