Applied Psychology Level 3
The Extended Certificate in Applied Psychology and EPQ are intended to be Applied General qualifications for post-16 learners wanting to continue their education through applied learning, and who aim to progress to higher education and ultimately to employment, possibly in the applied psychology. The EPQ allows learners to carry out research into their chosen area and this can range from subjects such as Law, Health and Social Care, Psychology etc.
What topics are covered?
Psychological Approaches and Applications, Conducting Psychological Research, Health Psychology, Investigating Aspects of Criminal Law and the Legal System, Dispute Solving in Civil Law.
Who is the course aimed at?
This course is aimed at 16-18 learners wishing to develop their understanding of Law and Psychology.
What are the entry requirements?
You will need 5 GCSE’s at 4/C or above which must include English Language and maths.
What qualifications will I gain?
- Level 3 Certificate in Applied Law
- Level 3 Extended Certificate in Applied Psychology
Who is the awarding body?Pearson
How will I learn?
You will learn in a range of different ways both with course work and practical work. You will undertake a range of assessments, including external assessments (exams).
What can I do after this course?
This one year Level 3 programme has been designed to enable successful learners to progress onto a range Level 3 study programmes in specialist subjects to gain the UCAS points required for Higher Education progression; these study programmes include Sport & Exercise Sciences, Children’s Play Learning & Development, Health & Social Care, Business and Protective Services (Uniformed Public Services).
What funding is available?For funding information, please refer to our Funding page.
Where will I need to go on my first day?On your first day, please report to the Reception in the Roper Building at City Centre Campus.
Where can I find out more information?For advice or more details please telephone 01225 312191 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also visit our Student Advice Centre.
If you have a learning difficulty or disability, please contact Additional Learning Support to arrange additional help.
How do I apply?Online: Click the "Apply" button and fill out an online application form.
By post: download the Full-Time Application Form and send to Student Advice Centre, Bath College, Avon Street, Bath BA1 1UP.
In person: Visit the Student Advice Centre in either of our campuses
To find out more about the application process, please go to the How to Apply page.