Note: this is the new 'linear' specification the as qualification stands alone and does not contribute to the a level marks as qualification (aqa specification: 7181) there will be two exams at the end of the first year, each 1½ hours long ( no coursework) paper 1 1½ hours, 50% of as) introductory topics in psychology. Exams from: aqa 7181 and 7182 what is a level psychology about if you are intrigued by human behaviour and want to understand the complexities behind people's actions then a level psychology is for you psychology is an illuminating discipline which there is no coursework it is 100% exam based also, subject to. Drawing on the vault of tutor2u resources and experience, this course provides advice, guidance and support on the key features of how to successfully deliver the aqa a-level psychology specification who's it for: all teachers who deliver aqa a level psychology price: £225 (+ vat) per delegate or £75 (+vat) for new. As and a-level subject specifications that are available to candidates are listed below please select a specification to see details of any additional restrictions and/or special conditions for private candidates rules that are applicable to all students for these specifications (for example which optional exams can and can't be. The heads said: 'it is clear that ocr, aqa and edexcel have statistically manipulated the decisions of awarding committees at chief executive level, bringing results down places have been lost and experienced teachers in all schools have had their professionalism undermined, with, in the case of coursework, no redress.
As of september 2008 psychology is entirely examination based for as on aqa you will do two 90 minute exams, one for each unit and for a2 you will do one 90 minute exam and one 2 hour exam each as module makes up 50% of the overall as and 25% of the overall a2 with the a2 modules making up the other 50 %. Psychology follows the aqa specification a the following website details will take you to the resources pages for this qualification: aqa | psychology | a-level | psychology a the weighting of the topics in the exam are as follows: year twelve (as): introductory topics in psychology = 50% of as (90 mins) year twelve (as):. From gcse to a-level, aqa psychology introduces students to concepts of psychology by covering a broad range of topics see what we offer teachers and students. In addition to helping students acquire subject knowledge, the gcse psychology specification: provides a sound understanding of methods and approaches in psychology at an introductory level illustrates these methods and approaches through various topic areas this course is fully examined, with no coursework.
Revision notes for the a-level psychology aggression topic updated for the 2016 exam print them off for your reference. A level aqa psychology the current btec level 2 course for health and social care provides students with a vocational understanding of the field award- 75% coursework/25% external exam assessment process (number of exams, controlled assessment % etc) - a level psychology and sociology- 100 % exam.
This means that in year 12, students taking the as course can be in the same teaching group as those taking the a-level, so avoiding the logistical nightmare of having separate as and a-levels classes in year 12 both the as and a-level courses are 70% theory and 30% coursework, another ofqual. Aqa, pearson and wjec examinations it is available via the deadline for the receipt of all coursework marks by ocr, with the exception of gce art and design performance studies persian physical education physics a physics b (advancing physics) portuguese psychology religious studies applied science. Psychology a level develops your ability to formulate an argument by presenting and critically evaluating research evidence accurate and concise writing is important in answering short structured questions and longer essay style questions there is no coursework, but an important element of the course is practical:.