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Social Psychology – Health & Social Care

Open up a world of Degree options with this exciting new Social Psychology course where you will study A Level Psychology, A Level Sociology and Health & Socail Care. The Social Psychology course has been put together so that you can choose between a vast range of Degrees ranging from anything Psychology and Sociology related including Forensics, Nursing, Law and Teaching.

A Level Psychology provides you with a sound understanding of the various methods and approaches within Psychology and develops your ability to interpret, evaluate and comment.

A Level Sociology gives you the knowledge and a critical understanding of contemporary social processes and structures and an appreciation of the significance of theoretical and conceptual issues in the sociological debate, along with an understanding of the sociological methodology and a range of research methods. These 2 A levels are complementary and you will develop skills that will help you both in everyday life and in the workplace.

Health and Social Care Level 3 you will learn about human growth and development, infection prevention and control, and psychological and sociological perspectives. These units will provide you with a clear insight into the world of work through real-life placements.

Aireville Campus
Study Location
1-2 Years
depending on Level
How your qualification is made up

Entry Requirements

Level 3 – 5 GCSEs grade 9-4 including English and maths

What you will study

  • Psychology – Social Influence, Memory, Attachment, Approaches, Psychopathology, Research Methods, Biopsychology, Issues & Debates, Gender, Schizophrenia, Forensic Psychology
  • Sociology – Education, Families & Households, Research Methods, Global Development & Crime & Deviance with Theory & Methods
  • Health & Social Care – Human Lifespan Development & Meeting Individual Care & Support Needs, Working in Health & Social Care & Psychological Perspectives

What's Next?

Select your preferred study programme (subject). You can make 2 choices now and make a final decision in June. We will give you a conditional offer based on your predicted/actual GCSEs.

Further Study

  • Clinical Psychology BSc
  • Psychology BSc
  • Child Psychology BSc
  • Forensic Psychology BSc
  • Sociology BA
  • Peace Studies BA
  • Global Development BA
  • Childhood Studies BA

Careers

  • Adult Nursing
  • Child Nurse
  • Mental Health Nurse
  • Disability Nurse
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Radiographer
  • Physiotherapist
  • Nutritional Therapist
  • Podiatrist
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