Calendar Overview for 7th June – 15th July
English: Mondays 12pm, Tuesdays 11am, Wednesdays 11am, Thursday 11am
Maths: Wednesday 10am
Science: Monday 10am, Tuesday 10am, Thursday 10am,
Psychology: Tuesday 5.30pm
Mental Health: Tuesday 1pm, Thursday 5pm
KS3/4 Science: Psychology
15 June @ 5:30 pm - 6:20 pm BST£7.50
KS3/4 Science: Psychology
In this KS3/4 Science topic students will explore some key themes in Psychology as detailed below.
The content for these lessons has been drawn from GCSE Psychology specifications but will be delivered to a KS3/KS4 level (suitable for students aged approximately 12-16).
Students are advised to take all lessons in a topic but each lesson can be taken as a stand alone if preferred.
All lessons are live, interactive and delivered to small groups (a maximum of 10). If you have questions about this topic or any other, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.
Prior Learning: No specialist prior learning is required.
Lesson 1 (Tues 8 June): An introduction to the brain – what the different parts are and what they do
Lesson 2 (Tues 15 June): Memory – different ideas about how it works (or doesn’t!)
Lesson 3 (Tues 22 June): Perception – how do we receive and process information about the world
Lesson 4 (Tues 29 June): Sleep – why do we sleep? Why do we dream?
Lesson 5 (Tues 6 July)): Social psychology – how are we influenced by those around us?
Lesson 6 (Tues 13 July): Criminal psychology – why do some people commit crimes?
Andy is a qualified and experienced science teacher who has worked as both a secondary school teacher and a private tutor since 2009. Andy holds a degree in Biology & Psychology and has worked in CAMHS and Mental Health research for the NHS. Andy’s love of science started as a child when he used to create fact files about plants and animals. Andy is interested in all types of science from Astronomy to Zoology and likes to help his students link their learning to everyday life. Andy is a co-founder of Tutor Led Learning.
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