AQA Psychology

AS and A-level Year 1

Author: Michael Eysenck

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 1317432509

Category: Psychology

Page: 447

View: 5675

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 hypothesises, bringing theory to life. Key research studies explained and explored, showing the basis on which theory has developed Case studies which show how people’s lives are affected by psychological phenomena Evaluation boxes which critically appraise key concepts and theories Self-assessment questions which encourage students to reflect on what they’ve learnt Section summaries to support the understanding of specific ideas – perfect for revision Exam hints which steer students towards complete and balanced answers Key terms defined throughout so students aren’t confused by new language 200 figures, tables and photos End of chapter further reading to enable students to develop a deeper understanding End of chapter revision questions and sample exam papers to consolidate knowledge and practice exam technique A 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.

AQA A-level Psychology

Author: Jean-Marc Lawton,Eleanor Willard

Publisher: Hodder Education

ISBN: 1471834921

Category: Education

Page: 384

View: 3107

AQA Approved 'Clear, well laid out and student friendly and I'm confident my students will be well prepared. The real life examples and practise questions are much appreciated'. Ian Thomson, Larne Grammar School. Equip your students with the knowledge and the skills that they need for the new AQA Psychology A-level, with guidance on assessment objectives, clear, comprehensive coverage and activities that consolidate understanding, develop key skills and ensure progression. - Thoroughly engage your students with Psychology at A-level through extensive real-life contemporary research - Ensure students learn and understand content for all the key topics with the clear, accessible style from Jean-Marc Lawton and Eleanor Willard - Helps your students understand the assessment objectives and develop their examination skills with assessment guidance and checks throughout and practice questions - Ensures progression and encourages independent thinking with extension suggestions and activities

Psychology A2

The Complete Companion

Author: Mike Cardwell,Cara Flanagan

Publisher: Nelson Thornes

ISBN: 9780748773442

Category: Psychology

Page: 344

View: 8207

The unique approach of this book is that it provides comprehensive coverage of only the most popular areas of the AQA A A2 specification: relationships, pro- and anti-social behaviour, biological rhythms, cognitive development, social and personality development, evolutionary explanationsof human behaviour, psychopathology, treating mental disorders, plus issues, debates and approaches. This core textbook offers students the opportunity to improve their grades and have their very own expert to take home the friendly examiner - The Complete Companion!

The Complete Companions: a Level Year 1 and AS Psychology: the Revision and Exam Companion for AQA

Author: Oxford University Press

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780198376408

Category:

Page: 256

View: 6980

Provides all the essential information students need to know in a visually engaging way along with plenty of activities to develop skills for interpreting and answering exam questions. Encourages students to revise, practice and then apply what they have learnt to fully prepare them for their exams.

AQA A-level Law for Year 1/AS

Author: Jacqueline Martin,Nicholas Price

Publisher: Hodder Education

ISBN: 1510401377

Category: Law

Page: 352

View: 8387

This title has been approved by AQA Accurately cover the breadth of content in the new 2017 AQA A-level specification with this textbook written by leading Law authors, Jacqueline Martin and Nicholas Price. This engaging and accessible textbook provides coverage of the new AQA A-level Law specification and features authoritative and up-to-date material on the important changes to the law. - Book 1 covers all mandatory units for AS-level and for year 1 of a two-year course. - Important, up-to-date and interesting cases and scenarios highlight key points. - Discussion and activity tasks increase your understanding of more difficult concepts. - Practice questions and 'check your understanding' questions to help you prepare for your exams. Authors: - Jacqueline Martin LLM has ten years' experience as a practising barrister and has taught law at all levels. - Nicholas Price is an experienced teacher of Law and an A-Level Law textbook author.

AQA A-level PE

For A-level year 1 and AS

Author: Carl Atherton,Symond Burrows,Ross Howitt

Publisher: Hodder Education

ISBN: 1471859576

Category: Education

Page: 352

View: 5383

Inspire, motivate and give confidence to your students with AQA PE for A Level Book 1. This reliable and accessible textbook will offer your students comprehensive support for both the academic and practical elements of the course. This Student's Book has been selected for AQA's official approval process. - Key questions to direct thinking and help students focus on the key points - Diagrams to aid understanding - Summaries to aid revision and help students access the main points - Extension questions, stimulus material and suggestions for further reading to stretch, challenge and encourage independent thinking and a deeper understanding - Definition of key terms - again to aid and consolidate understanding of technical vocabulary and concepts - Activities to build conceptual understanding and sound knowledge and understanding, analysis, evaluation and application skills Contents: Section 1 Applied Anatomy and Physiology 1.1 The cardiovascular system (Sue Young) 1.2 The respiratory system (Sue Young) 1.3 The neuromuscular system (Sue Young) 1.4 The musco-skeletal system and analysis of movement in physical activities (Sue Young) Section 2 Skill acquisition 2.1 Skill acquisition (Carl Atherton) 2.2 Principles and theories of learning and performance (Carl Atherton) Section 3 Sport and society 3.1 Emergence of globalization of sport in the 21st century (Symond Burrows) 3.2 The impact of sport on society and of society on sport (Symond Burrows) Section 4 Exercise physiology 4.1 Diet and nutrition and their effect on physical activity and performance (Sue Young) 4.2 Preparation and training methods in relation to maintaining physical activity and performance (Sue Young) Section 5 Biomechanical movement 5.1 Biomechancial principles and levers (Sue Young) Section 6 Sport psychology 6.1 Physiological influences on the individual (Carl Atherton) 6.2Further psychological effects on the individual (Carl Atherton) 6.3 Psychological influences on the team (Carl Atherton) Section 7 The role of technology in physical activity and sport 7.1 The role of technology in physical activity and sport (Symond Burrows) Section 8 Assessment 8.1 Tackling the AS exam (Ross Howitt) 8.2 Tackling the non-examined assessment (Ross Howitt)

A Level Further Mathematics for AQA Student Book 1 (AS/Year 1)

Author: Stephen Ward,Paul Fannon

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 131664443X

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 320

View: 2979

New 2017 Cambridge A Level Maths and Further Maths resources to help students with learning and revision. Written for the AQA AS/A Level Further Mathematics specifications for first teaching from 2017, this print Student Book covers the compulsory content for AS and the first year of A Level. It balances accessible exposition with a wealth of worked examples, exercises and opportunities to test and consolidate learning, providing a clear and structured pathway for progressing through the course. It is underpinned by a strong pedagogical approach, with an emphasis on skills development and the synoptic nature of the course. Includes answers to aid independent study. This book has entered an AQA approval process.

Psychology AS

The Complete Companion

Author: Mike Cardwell,Cara Flanagan

Publisher: Nelson Thornes

ISBN: 9780748794638

Category: Psychology

Page: 232

View: 5033

This unique resource, updated to cover the revised AQA (A) specification, will enable your students to turn their understanding of Psychology into even better exam performance.

AS Level Psychology Workbook

Author: Clare Charles

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 1134965184

Category: Psychology

Page: 144

View: 8427

AS Level Psychology Workbook includes structured worksheets for students to fill in as they progress through their AS psychology course. The resulting notes are aimed to provide a useful resource bank for revision purposes. In addition to outlining a structure for note-taking, the workbook also gives supported guidance on everything students need to know in order to do well in the exams. The content is directly relevant to the AQA Specification A and can be used in conjunction with any AS psychology textbook. To integrate with the rest of the learning materials in the Psychology Press A-Level Programme, cross-references are provided throughout to the appropriate pages in Eysenck’s AS Level Psychology, and Brody and Dwyer’s Revise AS Level Psychology. AS Level Psychology Workbook includes the following features: Learning objectives that condense the vast amount of specification content into focused and manageable chunks for each topic Structured worksheets that map on to each of the learning objectives and consist of cues for note-taking, opportunities to fill in the blanks, and activities to enrich learning “Using this in the exam” sections that consider possible exam questions, along with guidance on how to answer them. This workbook will be invaluable for all students tackling AS psychology. It enables them to navigate through the wealth of material linked to the subject, and encourages active learning to promote enjoyment of study. The AS workbook has been fully revised for the new specification for teaching from September 2008.

An Inspector Calls

Author: J. B. Priestley

Publisher: Heinemann

ISBN: 9780435232825

Category: English drama

Page: 79

View: 2042

The Heinemann Plays series offers contemporary drama and classic plays in durable classroom editions. In this play an inspector interrupts a party to investigate a girl's suicide, and implicates each of the party-makers in her death.

AQA a Level Year 1 and AS French Student Book

Author: Robert Pike,Colin Povey,Paul Shannon

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780198366881

Category:

Page: 168

View: 9551

Our bestselling AQA A Level French course has been updated for 2016. The course offers brand new content, equipping students with the grammar and structures required to manipulate language confidently to prepare for the exam. The blend facilitates co-teaching and includes AS and A Level Student Books and online resources delivered via Kerboodle.

Crown House WJEC Psychology

AS Level

Author: Nicola Taylor,Kirsty White

Publisher: Crown House Publishing

ISBN: 1785830066

Category: Education

Page: 200

View: 8681

Edited by Nigel Holt and Rob Lewis, the authors of the hugely successful AS Level Psychology: The Student’s Textbook (ISBN 9781845900939) and The Study Guide (ISBN 9781845900953), Crown House WJEC Psychology: AS Level, written by Nicola Taylor and Kirsty White, rigorously examines what students need to know for the WJEC psychology AS specification. The beautifully designed, easy-to-use textbook comprehensively covers all of the course material and offers exam hints and questions to aid study. Written by experienced practicing teachers and edited by two experienced examiners, textbook authors and university lecturers, the book includes: evaluation of key studies, to encourage reflection and critical analysis, aid understanding and give context; explanations of the different psychological approaches, including positive psychology, and comparisons between them; evaluation of contemporary debates, including their economic, social and ethical implications; detailed exploration of research methods, including experimental design, research methodologies, analysing and reporting data and dealing with ethical issues; and analysis and evaluation of classic studies. Crown House WJEC Psychology: A Level will be available in 2016.

AQA a Level German Student Book

Author: Peter Halstead,Dagmar Sauer,Corinna Schicker

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780198366867

Category:

Page: 168

View: 8368

Our bestselling AQA A Level German course has been updated for 2016. It offers brand new content, equipping students with the grammar and structures required to manipulate language confidently for the exam. The blend facilitates co-teaching and includes AS and A Level Student Books and online resources delivered via Kerboodle.