A2 AQA Psychology (Unit 3): Moral development,schizophrenia and mood disorders, forensic psychology

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CHECKLIST FOR THE EXAM
CHILD DEVELOPMENT

Moral development

What are Piaget's stages of moral judgement?

What was Nelson's alternative to moral comparison stories?

What are Kohlberg's preconventional, conventional + postconventional levels?

What are the ways of investigating moral development?

What is Eisenberg's model of presocial reasoning?

What is Gilligan's ethic…

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What is the cognitive treatment of depression?

Evaluate the treatments of mood disorders

FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY

What are the problems in defining crime?

How do you measure crime?

What is the typology approach of offender profiling?

What is the geographical approach of offender profiling?

What is the effectiveness of offender profiling?…

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3. Understanding of rules in the games of marbles.

He did this using clinical interviews, in-depth questioning and discussions using moral comparisons.


UNDERSTANDING OF RULES IN THE GAME OF MARBLES

Piaget observed children playing marbles. He asked them to teach him the rules and explain them. Finally he asked them…

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Model answer question: `distinguish heteronomous and autonomous understanding'.


CHILDREN'S UNDERSTANDING OF PUNISHMENT

IMMANENT JUSTICE (karma)-This is when unpleasant events happen by chance after wrongdoing; these are actually
punishments.

Piaget found that only autonomous (10+ years) children considered intentions and they recommended reciprocity
punishment. This is contrasted with heteronomous children who…

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DESIGN YOUR OWN STUDIES

PIAGET'S MORAL COMPARISON STORIES

Alfie was painting a picture for his mam. As he was colouring his picture, he accidently drops the plain all over the floor.

David saw his brother with the new water blaster, because David was jealous and wanted to play with it,…

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Piaget only focused on the ways of moral reasoning.

Kohlberg believed that all children in the moral realism stage respect and obey rules.

Piaget claimed that all children in the moral realism stage respect and obey rules.


HEINZ'S DILEMMA

Heinz's wife is dying.
A chemist in the town is selling…

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No participant skipped or went back a stage.


KEY STUDY: JADDACK
Supported that Kohlberg's stages were not gender bias.



Both male and female college students were interviewed about a hypothetical dilemma involving risk-taking
behaviour (unprotected sex).
He found that younger students were more likely to risk take, whereas, the older…

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