Psychology (Vocational A-Level)

This Vocational A-level allows you to study psychology with a Vocational context and can also be combined with two other subject areas. You will develop knowledge and understanding of key approaches and theories in psychology and apply these to issues in contemporary society.


You will explore many concepts including psychological approaches and applications, conducting psychological research, health psychology, and an introduction to psychopathology.

What enrichment will there be?

  • Criminology residential to London to visit the Old Bailey
  • Visiting experts from areas such as mental health and psychology
  • Fundraising activities within the local community
  • Workshops from industry professionals

Entry Requirements

For advanced Vocational courses, students are required to have five grade 4s at GCSE, which must include English and mathematics.


You may be considering continuing your study of psychology by progressing onto Higher Education. Some of our students have progressed onto degree courses in occupational health, psychology and criminology, and psychology and counselling.


NameAvailable at:Start DateAcademic Yr
Psychology (Applied) National Certificate Level 3 (Eccles) Eccles Sixth Form College 06/09/2023 23/24

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