AQA GCSE Psychology Understanding Psychology by Barbara Woods, Nigel Holt, Rob Lewis, Victoria Carrington


AQA GCSE Psychology Understanding Psychology by Barbara Woods, Nigel Holt, Rob Lewis, Victoria Carrington

Simple, fun and full of the key info - it's how your guide to GCSE Psychology should be! Set out by topic just like the specification, this is a really straightforward guide to your GCSE. It points out exactly what you need to know at the start of each topic. The key studies and theories are all set out as clearly as possible, with their methods, results and conclusions. There's help on getting evaluation marks, and explanations of Research Methods right next to the relevant topic. The book also lets you test yourself with exam style questions and gives you the sample answers and pointers to boost your confidence. Inside you'll find: - Questions and sample answers to help you practise for your exam - Activities to help key points stick and make it all a bit more interesting - Key terms picked out and explained throughout - A lively, illustrated approach to help make sense of key points. The book is suitable for both Short and Full course students. Whether you're looking for enough depth to get a top mark, or enough help to lift you up to a solid pass, this is your ticket to GCSE Psychology!

About the Author

Barbara Woods is an experienced teacher of Psychology GCSE, and author of numerous bestselling Psychology textbooks. Nigel Holt, is Senior Lecturer at Bath Spa University. Having taught at GCSE and as an experienced A level examiner, Nigel has extensive experience of working for a major awarding body. Rob Lewis has twenty years teaching experience in Psychology. He has held senior examining posts at several major exam boards and continues to be involved in specification development and INSET training. Vicky Carrington ia an experienced GCSE and A level teacher, examiner, and Head of Psychology. Vicky has worked in both school and adult education and helped develop access courses for Psychology.

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224 pages


Barbara Woods, Nigel Holt, Rob Lewis, Victoria Carrington
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Publication date

27th July 2012



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