Year 12 Psychology
Psychology is the scientific study of the human mind and behaviour- helping us understand how we think, feel and act.
Topics that may be included:
Looking at the different perspectives in which we explain behaviour, these can include: Biological, cognitive, behavioural, humanistic and psychodynamic approaches.
Learning research skills and examining studies from which theories have been tested or developed. Developing our own research skills and conducting a psychological experiment to investigate an area of interest.
Looking at different psychological fields such as education,, social, organizational, health, sport, cultural, environmental and forensic psychology.
Reading and writing
This course is eligible for subject endorsement.
This course is approved for University Entrance.
Total Credits Available: 19 credits.
Externally Assessed Credits: 3 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 16 credits.