Author: Matt Jarvis
Release Date: 2015-02-28
OCR A Level Year 2 Psychology has been written by a leading author-examiner team to match the 2015 OCR Psychology specification. This student book offers thorough preparation for exams, with knowledge covered in the right depth and dedicated exam support including practice questions and examiner commentaries.
OCR Publishing Partner Helps your students build their knowledge of the core studies and applied topics for OCR Psychology with a clear, organised approach; activities, practice questions and extension suggestions develop the skills required at A Level - Supports you and your students through the new OCR A Level specification, with an author team experienced in teaching and examining OCR Psychology - Helps students easily navigate the core studies and associated themes and perspectives with an organised, accessible approach - Develops knowledge and understanding of all the Applied Psychology topics, with background, key studies and applications - Develops the critical thinking, mathematical and problem-solving skills required for the study of Psychology through a wealth of targeted activities - Strengthens students' learning and progression with practice questions and extension activities
Author: Sarah Byrne
Publisher: Hodder Education
Release Date: 2017-03-27
Genre: Study Aids
Manage your own revision with step-by-step support from experienced teacher and examiner Sarah Byrne. Use a selection of examples activities to improve your understanding of psychological concepts. Apply psychological terms accurately with the help of definitions and key words. - Plan and pace your revision with the revision planner - Use the expert tips to clarify key points - Avoid making typical mistakes with expert advice - Test yourself with end-of-topic questions and answers and tick off each topic as you complete it - Get exam ready with last minute quick quizzes at www.hodderplus.co.uk/myrevisionnotes
Author: Louise Ellerby-Jones
Release Date: 2015-06-26
Ensures your students master the core studies and research methods for OCR Psychology with a clear, organised approach; activities, research practicals and practice questions develop the skills required at AS and A Level - Supports you and your students through the new OCR A Level specification, with an author team experienced in teaching and examining OCR Psychology - Helps students easily navigate the core studies and associated themes and perspectives with an organised, accessible approach - Ensures your students develop strong research skills, with research practicals and thorough coverage of the content needed for the Research methods paper - Develops the critical thinking, mathematical and problem-solving skills required for the study of Psychology through a wealth of targeted activities - Strengthens students' learning and progression with practice questions and extension activities
Author: Mark Billingham
Release Date: 2017-05-26
Help students to build their subject knowledge and understanding with activities, guidance and assessment preparation tailored to the 2017 OCR requirements and brought to you by subject specialist and OCR's Publishing Partner for GCSE Psychology. - Prepare students for assessment with skills-building activities and practice questions developed for the new specification. - Progressively develop students' subject knowledge through accessible diagrams and key content summaries that aid understanding and help weaker students access the main points. - Build conceptual understanding and critical thinking skills with a wealth of targeted activities. - Extend learning and enhance responses with extension questions, stimulus material and suggestions for further reading. - Consolidate understanding of technical vocabulary and core concepts through accessible explanations of key terms. Contents Introduction 1. Criminal Psychology 2. Development 3. Psychological problems 4. Social influence 5. Memory 6. Sleep and Dreaming 7. Research Methods Answers
Written by leading psychology authors and examiners Matt Jarvis, Julia Russell, Lizzie Gauntlett and Penny Crooks and reviewed and trialled by a panel of OCR A Level Psychology teachers. To try your free study, click here.
This book prepares students for all the elements of the OCR AS exam. It gives the who, what, where, and even thewhy of each of the core studies. It also looks at some of the work that followed the studies. Specifically it covers: Core studies: an abstract of each study plus ample details of the aims, method, results and conclusions. Guidance is given on how each study can be evaluated and a wealth of extra materialsis provided for each study e" practical activities, discussion ideas, multiple-choice and exam-style questions, diagrammatic summaries, further reading and video links. Background to each core study: information about related research before and after the study; and biographical details of the researcher(s). Key issues: sixteen issues are discussed to cover the themes of the course and prepare students for the long-answer questions. A 'Psychological Investigations' chapterhelps studentsto understand research methods in psychology, necessary for the Psychological Investigations exam and also for understanding the core studies themselves. Exam guidance: short and long answer exam-style questions answered by students with examinere(tm)s comments. The book is presented in magazine-style spreads to aid the learning process, and has been thoroughly revised to match the requirements of the new OCR specification. The booke(tm)s accompanying website contains Answers to all exam questions. Suggested evaluations.
Inspire, motivate and give confidence to your students with OCR 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. We are working in collaboration with OCR to produce this Student's Book - 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
Create confident, literate and well-prepared students with skills-focused, topic-specific workbooks. Our Student Workbooks build students' understanding, developing the confidence and skills they need, whilst providing ready prepared lesson solutions. - Prepare students to meet the demands of the specification by practising exam technique and developing their literacy skills - Provide flexible resource material to reinforce and apply topic understanding throughout the course, as classwork or extension tasks, or with revision - Create opportunities for self-directed learning and assessment with answers to tasks and activities supplied online - Supplement key resources such as textbooks to adapt easily to existing schemes of work - Offer time-saving and economical lesson solutions for both specialist and non-specialist teachers
This is a comprehensive student revision guide for those taking the OCR AS Psychology exam. It summarises the specification material clearly and attractively, so that information can be easily digested and retained. Packed full of revision tips and techniques, the book includes a number of unique and helpful features: Overviews of the OCR specification content Coverage of all the core studies A separate chapter dedicated to research methods and preparing for the exam A large number of exam-style questions and answers, annotated with teacher comments Separate sections for each unit exam on how to answer questions successfully A comprehensive glossary of important terms and their definitions, to aid understanding of the material. OCR Psychology: AS Revision Guide provides the detailed information which will aid students in their preparation for the exam. Although a companion to OCR Psychology: AS Core Studies and Psychological Investigations, Third Edition, by Philip Banyard and Cara Flanagan, this revision guide can be used alongside any OCR AS-Level Psychology textbook.
Author: Molly Marshall
Publisher: Philip Allan
Release Date: 2016-08-22
Genre: Study Aids
Written by experienced examiner Molly Marshall, this Student Guide for Psychology: -Identifies the key content you need to know with a concise summary of topics examined in the A-level specifications -Enables you to measure your understanding with exam tips and knowledge check questions, with answers at the end of the guide -Helps you to improve your exam technique with sample answers to exam-style questions -Develops your independent learning skills with content you can use for further study and research
Author: Andy Mottershead
Publisher: Hodder Education
Release Date: 2015-10-02
Genre: Business & Economics
- Guides students through the new course and assessment structure with advice at the start of the book to help them understand what's required - Enables students to put their knowledge in context and helps them start analysing business data with case studies of real businesses included throughout - Prepares students for assessment with the 'Your turn' feature that contains practice questions including multiple choice, case study and data response, and those that test their quantitative skills
Routledge A Level Religious Studies: AS and Year One is an engaging and comprehensive textbook for the new 2016 OCR A Level Religious Studies syllabus. Structured closely around the OCR specification, this textbook covers philosophy, ethics and Christianity, in an engaging and student-friendly way. Each chapter includes: An OCR specification checklist, to clearly illustrate which topics from the specification are covered in each chapter; Explanations of key terminology; Review questions, thought points and activities to test understanding; An overview of key scholars and theories; Chapter summaries. With a section dedicated to preparing for assessment, Routledge A Level Religious Studies: AS and Year One provides students with all the skills they need to succeed. This book comes complete with diagrams and tables, lively illustrations, a comprehensive glossary and full bibliography. The companion website hosts a wealth of further resources to enhance the learning experience.
Author: Matt Jarvis
Publisher: Nelson Thornes
Release Date: 2005
This book covers the psychology of teaching and learning and focuses on applying up-to-date, as well as traditional, theory in the classroom. It covers a range of issues that most concern the new teacher, written clearly and at an appropriate level. Highly accessible and contemporary, The Psychology of Learning and Teaching covers newer modular theories and their implications for learning styles.