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Hello TSR! (AQA Psychology)

I'm taking an intensive in Psychology this year, so all the AS/A2 units, however i'm extremely confused into which specification im supposed to use as the AQA website have a new one

If you're taking A2 or retaking any AS units please show me which is the correct one im supposed to use

thanks!
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AQA have two specifications I believe, A and B. If you are doing an intensive course, it would be either of these specifications. The new spec wouldn't be relevant. I'm personally doing AQA Psychology A!

-edit- I should probably add that I didn't do AS with AQA, but for A2 the topics I'm doing are:

Unit 3 - Aggression, Gender, Biological rhythms and sleep
Unit 4 - Schizophrenia, Addiction and Research methods
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I am taking psychology AQA B.

The topics i am taking as as followed:
AS- unit one- Key approaches, Gender Development and Research Methods
unit two- Social influence, Anxiety disorders and Remembering and forgetting

A2- unit 3- Schizophrenia and mood disorders, Forensic psychology and Child development
unit 4- Approaches,Methods and Debates in Psyhcology

Different sixth forms/colleges choose different topics within the spec
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(Original post by A-LJLB)
AQA have two specifications I believe, A and B. If you are doing an intensive course, it would be either of these specifications. The new spec wouldn't be relevant. I'm personally doing AQA Psychology A!

-edit- I should probably add that I didn't do AS with AQA, but for A2 the topics I'm doing are:

Unit 3 - Aggression, Gender, Biological rhythms and sleep
Unit 4 - Schizophrenia, Addiction and Research methods
thanks, that clarified it for me!
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Just in case you are entering as a private candidate: do you have a local school/college willing to let you sit all 4 papers of the legacy specification this summer? (Harder to find a centre than you might think!)
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