DATE: Monday 29 April 2019: 4pm (1hr)

CODE: 7408


Provide your students with a final boost on the key topics for their exam preparation, with this focused one-hour webinar on AQA A Level Psychology Paper 1.

This webinar includes a set of notes which will be sent in advance for teachers to use with their students and which students will be able to use after the webinar to improve their exam revision.

This interactive webinar will provide your students with:

  • A particular focus on the most challenging areas of the Paper 1 topics, including:
  • Explanations for obedience and resistance
  • The Working Memory Model
  • Monotropy Vs Maternal Deprivations Vs Internal Working Model
  • Explanations for OCD
  • A framework for answering AO2 application questions
  • Strategies to meet Examiners’ expectations for the highest band AO3 evaluation questions


  • Access last minute exam technique tips to support you to achieve the very best result

  • Gain exceptional understanding of the most challenging areas of Paper 1

  • Obtain top level strategies for producing excellent answers to the AO2 application questions

  • Focus on what makes top mark band evaluation and pitfalls to avoid

  • Best practice revision tips and guidance from an AQA expert

  • A set of revision resources that will be sent in advance of the course that you will be able to use immediately to support your independent studies


4.00 pm – Introduction, welcome and sound check

4.05 pm –Social Influence and Memory: Tips for the content students struggle with 

  • The Working Memory Model
  • Explaining why people conform and obey and why they resist social influence

4.20 pm – Framework for answering AO2 application questions and tips for 8 mark questions

4.30 pm Activity

  • Analysing student responses

4.35 pm Attachment and Psychopathology: Tips for the content students struggle with 

  • Explanations for OCD
  • Monotropy Vs Maternal Deprivation Vs Internal Working Model
  • Strategies to meet band four for AO3 evaluation and tips for 16 mark questions

4.50 pm Activity

Reviewing student 16 mark essay answers

Emma Shakespeare

Emma has been teaching and achieving consistently Sig+ outcomes in Psychology at both GCSE and A Level for over 10 years. She is currently Assistant Headteacher in charge of School Improvement at The McAuley Catholic High School. A BPS Chartered teaching and Research Psychologist and Specialist Leader of Education (SLE) for a Teaching School Alliance, Emma delivers CPD in her own school, local authority and has previously delivered on behalf of the ATP and NSLC. She is an enthusiastic presenter who loves developing new resources and has previous experience as an examiner for AQA.

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