Psychology paper css-2011

PAPER I


q.2 State the definition of psychology as a science. Show your familiarity with the scope of Psychology.

q.3 Describe briefly the structure and functions of central nervous system.

q.4 Define learning. Discuss the principle of reinforcement as related to both classical and operant conditioning..

q.5 Distinguish between sensation and perception. Explain determinants of perception.

q.6 Critically examine Maslows hierarchy of need theory.

q.7 Define personality. Discuss the Factors in development of personality.

Q.8 WRITE SHORT NOTES ON ANY 4 OF THE FOLLOWING:5+5+5+5
Homeostasis
Frustration and Conflict
Prejudice
Endocrine system
Group norms
Personality test
Socialization
Inter group tension



Paper II

q.2 Differentiate between maturation and development. Identify several factors that can be harmful to the developing foetus. 10+10

q.3 Discuss different viewpoints regarding abnormality.



q.4 Describe Jean Piaget's four stages of development ; and discuss the process of organization,adaptation ,assimilation and accommodation.

q.5 List and briefly describe different techniques of behaviour therapy.

q.6 Show your familiarity with psychosomatic disorders.

q.7 Discuss several different approaches to defining intelligence.

Q.8 WRITE SHORT NOTES ON ANY 4 OF THE FOLLOWING:5+5+5+5
Job satisfaction
drug addiction
mental retardation
psychosis
Personality assessment
work incentives
group therapies
character disorder