Psychology is the study of the relationship between behaviour, performance and mental processes. Applied psychology is the application of this knowledge in order to understand events, treat mental health issues, improve sporting performance, and understand how children develop and how to treat criminals.
This qualification is equivalent in size to 1 A level and it has been designed as one third of a typical study programme, normally alongside A levels or other applied general qualifications at level 3.
Coursework (50%) Exam (50%)
Standard Entry Requirements to include GCSE grade 4 in English and 4 in Mathematics
This programme is designed to support students with the potential of achieving high grades at A Level and Vocational Diploma and helps to prepare them for Oxford, Cambridge and the Russell Group Universities
This programme targets students who have a high potential to excel in their sport, either by competing on the international stage or securing a professional contract