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BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate  

The BTEC National Extended Certificate in Applied Psychology is a vocational course that is equivalent to one A Level. You will learn about psychology as the scientific study of mind and behaviour, exploring why as individuals we behave as we do. 

The units studied are: 

  • Psychological Approaches and Applications  

  • Health Psychology 

  • Conducting Psychological Research  

  • Optional Unit (TBC) 


58% Exam 

42% Coursework 

Where Next 

Careers include clinical, educational, environmental, forensic, occupational or sports psychology. 

More Information 

For more information about this course please see the specification below or contact the Sixth Form team.