International A Level Psychology Course

This International A Level Psychology Course will appeal to a cross-section of students, regardless of whether they have studied the subject before. It builds on skills developed in the sciences and humanities, and enables progression into a wide range of other subjects including University degree courses.

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Course Description

This A Level Psychology Distance Learning Online Course is ideal for anyone wishing to gain a knowledge and understanding of this subject or for anyone who wishes to study at a higher level at University and gain UCAS points. You will also find this course extremely valuable if you are looking for a progression route for further training whilst employed.

International A Level Psychology CIE exams can be taken in June and November (Also March for India)

International A Level Psychology Edexcel can be taken in January and June.

Our courses at Home Study Zone allow our students to work at their own pace and we work to ensure all our student’s needs are met. Our resources will cover the requirements of the course making sure you stay on track with the subject you choose.

Support

The course will be delivered online including Tutor Support for two years. All assignments are marked by one of our professional Tutors who will offer regular feedback and guide you through your course. Postal assignments cannot be accepted without prior permission from the tutor and you must have access to email in order to contact your Tutor.

You will be provided with the telephone number for your dedicated Student Support Team who will be available for any other queries that you may have whilst completing your course. You can be assured that you will receive unlimited support for your home study course, so there is no need to struggle or feel isolated during your studies.

Assessment

The course contains a number of assignments which your tutor will mark and give you valuable feedback on. You will also have access to a range of online resources.

Students will be required to arrange and pay for their examinations at an approved centre when an examination forms part of the course. We can provide an extensive list of these centres for you.

Modules

Cambridge

AS Level

 

Candidates for the Edexcel International AS Level Psychology study the following topics:-

 

Unit 1: Social and cognitive psychology

 

Topic A: Social psychology

Topic B: Cognitive psychology

 

Unit 2: Biological psychology, learning theories and development

 

Topic C: Biological psychology

Topic D: Learning theories and development

 

The AS level consists of two examinations papers.

 

Full A’ Level

 

Candidates for the Edexcel International A’ Level Psychology study the ABOVE AS Level topics and the following:-

 

Unit 3: Applications of psychology

 

Topic E: Developmental psychology

Optional topics (students must study one of the following topics):

Topic F: Criminological psychology

Topic G: Health psychology

 

Unit 4: Clinical psychology and psychological skills

 

Topic H: Clinical psychology

Topic I: Psychological skills

 

The Full A’ Level consists of four examinations papers.

 

Edexcel

AS Level

Candidates for the Edexcel International AS Level Psychology study the following topics:-

 

Unit 1: Social and cognitive psychology

 

Topic A: Social psychology

Topic B: Cognitive psychology

 

Unit 2: Biological psychology, learning theories and development

 

Topic C: Biological psychology

Topic D: Learning theories and development

 

The AS level consists of two examinations papers.

 

Full A’ Level

Candidates for the Edexcel International A’ Level Psychology study the ABOVE AS Level topics and the following:-

 

Unit 3: Applications of psychology

 

Topic E: Developmental psychology

Optional topics (students must study one of the following topics):

Topic F: Criminological psychology

Topic G: Health psychology

 

Unit 4: Clinical psychology and psychological skills

 

Topic H: Clinical psychology

Topic I: Psychological skills

 

The Full A’ Level consists of four examinations papers.

Q & A

Will I require any previous knowledge to start this course?

You do not need any prior learning knowledge or experience to take this course. This course is openly available to anyone who wishes to take part in a highly rewarding home study course, although you would be expected to have a reasonable standard of literacy. You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 2 years from initial registration with the full support of your Tutor.

What is included with this course?

  • In-depth study materials covering the full specification
  • Two years tutor support
  • Assignment marking and feedback

Will I need to purchase any books?

You will not need to purchase any books as we cover everything that is required in the course materials unless otherwise stated on the course page.

Are there any additional costs?

Students will be required to arrange and pay for their examinations at an approved centre. We can provide an extensive list of these centres for you.

I live overseas, would I be able to take this course?

Yes, this course is available to international students, however if there is an examination at the end of the course, please contact us at info@homestudyzone.org.uk in order that we can advise you further.

Do I have to pay for delivery?

For paper-based courses, delivery is free to the UK. A delivery fee will be payable for paper-based courses sent outside the UK. Please click here for delivery information.

How many hours should I allow for this course?

We recommend that you are able to dedicate between 300 and 350 hours’ study time, plus additional time for completing assignments.

Can I complete this course sooner if I wish to?

Yes, you can work at your own pace to complete this course.

Will I gain UCAS points?

Yes you will gain UCAS points and these depend on your final grade once you have completed your exams.  A UCAS points table can be found by clicking here.

What is the course title and code for this qualification?

A’ Level Psychology Edexcel: YPS01

A Level Psychology CIE: 9990

Awarding Organisation

Cambridge

Cambridge International Examinations (CIE)

Cambridge International Examinations is the world’s largest provider of international education programmes and their qualifications are taken in over 160 countries and recognised by universities, education providers and employers across the world.

 

Edexcel

Edexcel was formed in 1996 by the merger of the Business & Technology Education Council (BTEC), the country’s leading provider of vocational qualifications, and the University of London Examinations & Assessment Council (ULEAC), one of the major exam boards for GCSEs and A levels.

In the UK, Edexcel work with more than 5,000 secondary schools, 450 further education colleges, 70 higher education institutions and more than 700 employers and training providers. As the company responsible for marking the national Key Stage 2 and 3 tests, they are also now working with 20,000 junior schools. Internationally, Edexcel operate in 112 countries and every year more than four million people trust their respected learning programmes and qualifications.

Fees

knowledgeable-tutors-onlineCourse fees for payment in full include:

 

  • Assessment and feedback on all assignments.
  • Access to your personal Tutors via our online portal.
  • Access to a range of online resources.
  • Help with UCAS application if attending University.
  • Tutor references once a satisfactory amount of work has been completed.
  • Free CV writing service on completion of course.

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