If you study A Level Psychology at Carmel you can expect to be taught by well-qualified, enthusiastic and very experienced staff. You will be challenged to realise your potential in a variety of exciting and innovative ways.

Psychology is the scientific study of behaviour and is primarily concerned with investigating what people do and why. The department has a history of high achievement well above national average and if you listen to the guidance offered by your tutors you too could be a Psychologist of the future!

Where does this course lead?

An A Level in Psychology can take you anywhere. It is one of the most transferable subjects you can study providing you with a variety of skills. Over a quarter of our students progress on to Psychology degrees with the intention of becoming psychologists. We also have students who have progressed on to careers in medicine, vet science and a range of health professions, dentistry, law, teaching, business, sport and the media to name but a few.

Course Entry Requirements

GCSE grade 5 in English Language and Mathematics.

Psychology Course Leaflet

exam board course specification

What Our Students Say

I enjoy studying Psychology because it has always been a subject that I have been interested in. We get to take part in real studies which are always fun. We got to go to Manchester University to listen to a well-renowned psychologists give lectures on the current studies and research into Psychology, this was a very informative experience.

John Mousley