Reporting Psychological Investigations

I’m always interested in why some concepts, that seem straight forward to teachers, can consistently baffle students. The conventions of writing up a scientific investigation fits in this category of needlessly tricky areas. This post contains some ideas to promote understanding and improve retention of these concepts. The exact wording in this section of the… Read More Reporting Psychological Investigations

New Specification: Sperry’s Split Brain Research

Now that the A Level Psychology specifications for September 2015 are approved and published, I thought I’d focus my blogging attention on the near future. Prize winning research The brand new AQA specification features a number of new areas including hemispheric lateralisation and split brain research (AQA A Level; 4.2.2 Biopsychology). This week on Twitter I… Read More New Specification: Sperry’s Split Brain Research