Welcome to Units 3 & 4 Psychology.


Psychology can be defined as the systematic study of behavour and mental processes.

The VCAA Study Design (2005-2010) for this subject specifies the following Areas of Study:

Unit 3:

The brain and its nervous system
Visual perception
States of consciousness

Unit 4:

Memory
Learning
Research Investigation


Assessment

Assessment for this subject requires students to complete School Assessed Coursework (SAC) tasks worth 34% and two examinations (one in June. and one in November), each worth 33% of the total score.