Unit G541: Psychological Investigations
Candidates will understand four techniques for collecting/ analysing data. These are: Self-report; experiment (repeated measures and independent measures, matched subjects design); observation; correlation.
Unit G542: Core Studies
Fifteen core studies; three studies from each of the five approaches: social, cognitive, physiological, developmental and individual differences. Students will look at the Issues, debates, perspectives and methods arising from the studies.
Unit G543: Options in Applied Psychology
This unit includes four options, from which you choose two. Forensic psychology; Health and clinical psychology; Psychology of sport and exercise; Psychology of education.
Unit G544: Approaches and Research Methods in Psychology
Research methodology, you are required to design a practical project and structured synoptic questions on approaches, perspectives, methods, issues and debates.