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Achievement objective 7-3: Fields

Students will gain knowledge, skills, and experience to:

  • explore psychological theories in action in real life contexts. 

Possible contexts

Possible contexts include the following:

  • Why do accidents happen?
  • Why do so many athletes achieve personal bests during important competitions like the Olympics?
  • Does tough love parenting work?

Assessment for qualifications

Learning in relation to this objective can be assessed using psychology achievement standards or relevant achievement standards from other subjects or learning areas. The standards selected should connect with a holistic learning programme that meets the needs of your students. Possible standards include:

  • 91847 Psychology – Examine how theory is used in fields of psychological practice

Please ensure that you are using the correct version of the standards by going to the NZQA website.

Last updated November 16, 2017