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GCSE Psychology (Edexcel 1PS0)
 A perfect overview of the best aspects of modern day psychology, from Pavlov to Child Development! This subject covers the process of psychology and its application in today’s world, discussing key psychological questions. From crime to memory to child development, all of the most interesting aspects are covered

Understanding psychology offers immense benefits in understanding one’s own behaviours and attitudes, the behaviour and attitudes of those around us, and in having a successful career (in many and varied fields) navigating office relationships, customer behaviour, and supplier negotiations.  There is good crossover with sociology and human biology.  Course Subject Content:   Perception; Sleep and dreaming; Development; Illusions; Psychological problems; The brain and neuro-psychology; Social influence and social learning; Criminal psychology; Research methods.

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