If you are interested in exploring why people behave as they do, then this course is for you! Studying Psychology will provide you with some fundamental and lasting insights into human behaviour to help you cope better with your own life and with the people around you. In addition to learning about human behaviour, you will also learn how to express yourself coherently and how to evaluate and challenge information.
A Level Psychology is accepted as an entry qualification to a wide range of higher education courses and provides a helpful background for many courses such as Occupational Therapy, Medicine, Law, and Teaching, to name but a few. For those who go on to complete a degree course, opportunities exist to train as, for example, a Clinical Psychologist, Educational Psychologist or Occupational Psychologist.
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