Schizophrenia sort the aim of this activity is for students to consolidate their knowledge of biological and psychological explanations of schizophrenia and provide a structure for an essay which can be completed £250 (+vat) schizophrenia sort. Marked essay - discuss biological explanations of schizophrenia that human behaviour can be explained by looking at internal, biological structures such as hormones and the nervous system neuroanotomical: abnormal brain structure , caused by abnormal brain development, could be the cause of schizophrenia. Aggression revision: exam essay plans q1 outline and evaluate two social psychological theories of aggression (eg social learning theory, deindividuation) theory 1 fundamental problem of this theory= doesn't provide explanation for the fact- not all crowds/groups perform aggressive actions: evidence linked to. Here attached files file type: docx diagnosis essaydocx (172 kb, 1655 views ) file type: docx discuss biological explanations of schizophreniadocx (196 kb, 721 views) file type: docx outline and evaluate one biological therapy and one psychological therapy for schizophreniadocx (198 kb, 4254. Video on twin studies, family studies and adoption studies with 1 or 2 ao2 points aqa psychology a2-level animated video created using animaker - http://www.
This is an essay which received a a 12/12 well structured and coherent excellent writing style and including relevant critical evaluation and a detailed outline. You need to be able to describe, evaluate and compare two biological explanations of schizophrenia one of them must be the functioning of neurotransmitters (the dopamine hypothesis), so you need to know this in detail and the exam could ask your specifically about neurotransmitters the specification also. Outline and evaluate reductionist explanations in psychology [8 marks] briefly outline the biological explanation for gender identity disorder schizophrenia [ 8 marks] marks for this question: ao1 = 3 and ao3 = 5 level marks description 4 7–8 outline of reliability and/or validity in relation to the diagnosis and. Outline and evaluate psychological explanations of schizophrenia (24 marks) brown and birley studied stressful life events in the role of relapse in schizophrenics they found that 50% of people experience a stressful life event e g death, relationship break-up, job loss etc in the 3 weeks prior to a schizophrenic episode.
2 marks for clear and coherent outline which explains how explanations vary from those at a lower 1 mark for vague or incomplete outline which refers to explanations at fundamental/basic and more holistic levels knowledge of biological explanations for schizophrenia is accurate and generally well. Reliability and validity in diagnosis and classification of schizophrenia, including reference to co-morbidity, culture and gender bias and symptom overlap biological explanations for schizophrenia: genetics, the dopamine hypothesis and neural correlates psychological explanations for schizophrenia: family dysfunction.
Outline and evaluate the psychological explanation for schizophrenia the assumption of behaviourist psychology is that all behaviour is learnt normal and abnormal through conditioning this explanation believes that schizophrenia is a learned response to certain environmental events liberman (1982). There are two main types of biological treatment: drug therapy and ect drug therapy drug therapy is largely based upon the dopamine hypothesis conventional antipsychotics aim to reduce the positive symptoms of schizophrenia these drugs bind to the dopamine receptors, but do not stimulate them. Outline and evaluate two or more biological explanations for schizophrenia - free download as word doc (doc / docx), pdf file (pdf), text file (txt) or read online for free.