AQA Psychology : AS and A-level Year 1 Paperback
AQA Psychology for AS and A-level Year 1 is the definitive textbook for the new 2015 curriculum.
Written by eminent psychologist Professor Michael Eysenck, in collaboration with a team of experienced A-level teachers and examiner, the book enables students not only to pass their exams with flying colours, but also to fully engage with the science of psychology.
As well as covering the six core topics students will study, the book includes:Activities which test concepts or hypotheses, bringing theory to lifeKey research studies explained and explored, showing the basis on which theory has developedCase studies which show how people's lives are affected by psychological phenomenaEvaluation boxes which critically appraise key concepts and theoriesSelf-assessment questions which encourage students to reflect on what they've learntSection summaries to support the understanding of specific ideas - perfect for revisionExam hints which steer students towards complete and balanced answersKey terms defined throughout so students aren't confused by new language200 figures, tables and photosEnd of chapter further reading to enable students to develop a deeper understandingEnd of chapter revision questions and sample exam papers to consolidate knowledge and practice exam techniqueA full companion website with a range of further resources for both students and teachers, including revision aids and class materials Incorporating greater coverage of research methods, as well as key statistical techniques, the sixth edition of this well-loved textbook continues to be the perfect introduction to psychology.
Accessible yet rigorous, the book is the ideal textbook for students taking either the AS course or year 1 of the A-level.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 440 pages, 94 Line drawings, color; 81 Halftones, color; 36 Halftones, black and white; 10 Tables, c
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 30/04/2015
- Category: Psychology
- ISBN: 9781138902091