This site is for those studying Edexcel AS/A2 Psychology.
Psychology is the science of behaviour and mental processes. There are a number of different fields within psychology such as sports, health, clinical, memory, criminology etc. The content that will be covered here will be: Social & Cognitive psychology; Biological, Learning & Psychodynamic approach; Criminology & Child psychology; and Clinical, Issues & Debates.
Please be aware that this site will not guarantee you any grade and is only here to aid revision.
Also, have look on the FAQ where you can get advice on the things you need help on in terms of exam technique, revision, resources etc. However, there is bound to be questions that are not there, so If there are questions that you want answered leave a message at the bottom of this page and it will be answered and on the FAQ ASAP!
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The A-level course is split up into 4 units.
This is a break-down of the whole Psychology A-level:
Unit 1: Social and cognitive Psychology
1hr20 mins paper
40% of total AS mark, 20% of total A Level mark
Unit 2: Understanding the Individual
1hr40 mins paper
60% of total AS mark, 30% of total A Level mark
Unit 3: Applications of Psychology (Child,
1hr 30 mins paper
40% of total A2 mark, 20% of total A Level mark
Unit 4: How Psychology Works (Clinical, Debates and
60% of total A2 mark, 30% of total A Level mark
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