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150. How Science Works – Using Science to Inform Decision Making

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This Psychology Factsheet is about using science to inform decision making which is one of the criteria of ‘how science works’. The Factsheet illustrates the ways in which science contributes to policy, practice and decision making in relation to some of the key topics in psychology. Exam hints are included to help you access top bandmarks and the worksheet gives you the opportunity to apply what you have learned to exam style questions. Words in bold are explained in the glossary.

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April 2013

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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