its a 2500 word essay with 2 choices of the 5.
Assessment 1 – Social and Lifespan Developmental Psychology – social paper
Assessment: 2,500 (excluding references) word essay.
The students are required to answer 2 questions from a list of 5 questions. The 5 questions are as follows:
To persuade others, we should target their emotions. Discuss with reference to psychological evidence.
To what extent does the psychological evidence support the claim that individuals will blindly conform or obey commands from an authority figure, even when this involves inflicting harm on others?
The ‘self’ functions at both an individual and group level. Discuss social psychological findings which account for this.
Aggression is an innate response in humans. Discuss using evidence from social and biological accounts.
‘Our actions are determined by our attitudes’. Discuss with reference to psychological theory and research evidence.