Written by leading psychology authors Cara Flanagan, Dave Berry, Matt Jarvis and Rob Liddle, this Student Book has been approved by AQA offering high quality support you can trust. Designed to be motivating and student-friendly, its engaging visual style and tone will support you through the AS or Year 1 course and help you prepare thoroughly for your exams: Its stunning visual style will help you engage with and absorb the information; Each topic is presented on one spread to help grasp the whole topic, description and evaluation are clearly separated; Plentiful opportunities on each spread to practise your application skills with unique 'Apply it' activities; The mathematics requirements are thoroughly covered with cross-referenced support throughout; Practical research activities will further help you develop your research methods skills; Exam practice and skills guidance is provided for the assessment objectives and mark schemes. For invaluable revision support it combines brilliantly with the Year 1 and AS Revision Guide, Flashbook and Revision App.
Cara Flanagan is one of the best-known and most respected authors for A Level Psychology. A practised teacher with examining experience and a well-known conference presenter, Cara is renowned for creating resources that students love to use. // Dave Berry is an experienced psychology teacher and examiner. He regularly leads face-to-face and online training courses for a major awarding body. Dave teaches psychology at Bolton School, Lancashire. // Matt Jarvis currently teaches psychology at a sixth form college in Hampshire. An experienced teacher of psychology from GCSE through to post-graduate level, Matt has authored numerous psychology textbooks. Matt is Honorary Research Fellow at Keele University and also has examining experience. // Rob Liddle has more than twenty years' teaching experience in psychology, from GCSE to postgraduate study. A psychology graduate with a Masters in Organisational Psychology, Rob is an established author with examining experience.
Contents: How to use this book; What is Psychology?; Chapter 1 Social influence; Chapter 2 Memory; Chapter 3 Attachment; Chapter 4 Approaches in Psychology (including Biopsychology); Chapter 5 Psychopathology; Chapter 6 Research methods; Appendix: A level and AS skills; References; Index with glossary.