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Core studies

Core studies

UNIT PSY 2 – SUMMARIES OF CORE STUDIES The core theme for this unit is psychological research. It is designed to encourage candidates to explore the nature and practice of psychological enquiry. The Summaries should be used in conjunction with the Specification and the Specimen Assessment Materials.
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PSY2 Examination Guidance Booklet

PSY2 Examination Guidance Booklet

A downloadable booklet summarising the key studies for PSY2. for each study you are given the procedures and the findings/conclusions. There is discussion of the key elements of psychological studies including the ethical implications of the research, validity, reliability and sampling biases. There are worked student examples to provide the basis of discussion and marking exercises.
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Activity for attachment theories

Activity for attachment theories

Use first powerpoint slide to give each student an area to write about. They complete the first point and then everyone passes their sheet round and completes the 2nd point for that theory and so on. Just gets them to go over more than one area and skill
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Intro to institutionalisation

Intro to institutionalisation

I often find that students don't understand why they are studying insituationalisation for PSYA1 and why we need to understand it's effects. I play this as a rolling show, with Christina Aguilera sorry for blaming you in the background if I'm feeling really mean! Gets them thinking..
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The Social Toddler

The Social Toddler

This 30 minute DVD uses footage filmed for the book and provides a fascinating insight into the the world of the toddler. By untangling the mysteries of why toddlers behave the way they do, parents and carers are better able to respond in ways that avoid conflict and maximise enjoyment
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