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15/08/19

Well done to Emily who has secured an apprenticeship in Data Analysis with ⁦ https://t.co/piMmHY8Fr0

15/08/19

Huge congratulations to Xavier, heading to Warwick to read engineering & Raphael to Manchester to read politics & philosophy https://t.co/ZTN9JN5mIk

15/08/19

Congratulations to all of our students collecting their results today. We wish you all the very best - keep in touch!

15/08/19

Congratulations to Reuben who achieved A* A* A A & will be reading Economics at Warwick & Jules who achieved A* A A & will be reading automotive engineering at Loughborough https://t.co/FoRHlk6IjU

15/08/19

Well done to Destiny! Has secured a degree led apprenticeship with ⁦ https://t.co/HzFCXnKoL5

15/08/19

Good luck to all our amazing, hardworking students as they pickup their A Level results today.

14/08/19

Retweetd From Harris Sixth Form

Good luck to our students tomorrow who are getting their !! https://t.co/9ECVzS11BD

22/07/19

Retweetd From HCACP PE

Stunning run by the U13 mixed 4x100m team. Finishing a close 2nd. https://t.co/6S2lEFcs6i

22/07/19

Well done!! Maths & Commerce Winners https://t.co/PyoApfKxhV

22/07/19

Well done to Science & Tech, winners of the year 10 shuttle relay ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ https://t.co/PepPciT72Z

22/07/19

Sports Day in full swing https://t.co/Udf4BFyCi4

20/07/19

Retweetd From HCACP PE

What a day! https://t.co/PTQ9IkI5Kh

20/07/19

Retweetd From HCACP PE

The U15 boys 4x200m team being announced to the https://t.co/886GmN75vv

20/07/19

Retweetd From HCACP PE

What a fantastic experience for the relay teams today . Thanks for making it possible! https://t.co/vRYbBrtWSK

18/07/19

Retweetd From HCACP PE

A thoroughly enjoyable day at the London Stadium for the Borough connect relays. Pleased to announce all teams have qualified for Saturdays final prior to the meeting. https://t.co/UvSS5RWAcK

18/07/19

Grease is SOLD OUT. All tickets have been sold for our performance tonight. if you have not already purchased a ticket as unfortunately you will not be able to watch the show. https://t.co/LZ0qvszFBm

18/07/19

Retweetd From HCACP PE

All set and ready to go for the borough connect relays at the . Good luck to all students. https://t.co/zVnuJRCYvK

17/07/19

Retweetd From HCACP PE

Well done to all staff and students for securing the gold mark for the second successive year. https://t.co/WxkzKDj0mT

17/07/19

Retweetd From HCACP PE

Well done to Abdullah and Aurel who were part of the U14 winning team. https://t.co/tII0dY2apU

16/07/19

Lets hear it for the back room boys. Preparing for the amazing production of at HCACP. Opens tomorrow. https://t.co/a2ilqhPEk6

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Psychology

Year 12 overview

Overview Autumn Term:
Students are introduced to Approaches in Psychology, Biological Psychology, Research Methods and Memory. This gives them the basic understanding of psychology concepts, thus providing a strong foundation. 
 
Overview Spring Term:
Topics include Attachment and Social Influence which related to human development and social interaction respectively. 
 
Overview Summer Term:
The final topic is Psychopathology, where students discuss the theories surrounding the origins of mental disorders. 
 

Assessments:

PAPER 1: Introductory topics in Psychology
  • Social Influence
  • Memory 
  • Attachment 
 
PAPER 2: Psychology in Context
  • Approaches in Psychology
  • Research Methods
  • Psychopathology 
 
Both papers are written exams: 1 hour 30 minutes
72 marks in total
Each paper is worth 50% of AS level
Consists of three sections A, B and C which all have multiple choice, short answer and extended writing, 24 marks
 
Homework:
Watching documentaries and applying knowledge
Designing and carrying out independent research
Completing exam questions
Researching information prior to the lesson being taught
 
Events and Trips:
Psychology revision conference
Other useful resources that may help to support your child with their learning:
 
Websites:
http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/psychology 
http://www.simplypsychology.org/ 
 
Books, Articles and other Resources:
Psychology Review 
 
Educational Visits: e.g. museums, galleries, places of interest etc.
London Zoo

Year 13 overview

Overview Autumn Term:
Students build on their knowledge of Approaches, Biopsychology and Research Methods. 
They will also be introduced to one of the following options:

  • Forensic psychology 
  • Addiction
  • Aggression 
Overview Spring Term:
During the Spring Term, students will choose to study two of the following optional topics:
 
  • Relationships
  • Gender
  • Cognition and development
  • Schizophrenia
  • Eating behaviour
  • Stress
As well as the compulsory topic Issues and Debates in Psychology. 
 
Overview Summer Term:
Students have the opportunity to revise the topics they learnt during the first year of their A level. Topics include:
 
  • Social influence
  • Memory
  • Attachment
  • Approaches in Psychology
  • Psychopathology
  • Research methods

Assessments:

PAPER 1: Introductory topics in Psychology
PAPER 2: Psychology in Context
PAPER 3: Issues and Options in psychology
 
Each written exam: 2 hours
96 marks in total
33.3% of A-level
 

Homework:
Watching documentaries and applying knowledge
Designing and carrying out independent research
Completing exam questions
Researching information prior to the lesson being taught

Events and Trips:
The British Psychological Society Student Conference
Psychology revision conference
 
Websites:
http://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/psychology 
http://www.simplypsychology.org/
 
Books, Articles and other Resources:
The Lucifer Effect
A Million Little Pieces 
Psychology Review
Educational Visits: e.g. museums, galleries, places of interest etc.
Bethlem Museums of the Mind