The Psychology department is a thriving, exciting and expanding subject for students for AS and A2 levels. This year we have started the new GCE syllabus with AQA and this has included the following topic areas:

Cognitive Psychology; Memory, Developmental Psychology; Attachment, Physiological Psychology; Stress and Stress Management, Individual differences; Abnormality, Social Psychology; Conformity and Obedience to Authority, Research Methods; outlining methods used by psychologists to investigate various areas of psychological interest.

At A2 we look at Cognition and Development Biological Rhythms and Sleep and Aggression in Module 3. Anxiety Disorders, Phobias and OCD, Anomalistic Psychology, Research Methods in Module 4