All Categories of Degree Level Psychology


Question: TMA 02 Describe why altruism is considered an adaptive behaviour by evolutionary psychologists. Evaluate the evidence used to support this claim. 93%

DSE212 Exploring Psychology

Answer: Evolutionary psychologists seek to understand how characteristics or behaviours came about by identifying the purpose they may have served in helping organisms...


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  • Subject: Psychology
  • Course: DSE212 Exploring Psychology
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: 93%
  • Words: 1085
  • Date submitted: December 07, 2016
  • Date written: April, 2015
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 7740

Question: TMA 02 Part one, Option A: Describe why altruism is considered an adaptive behaviour by evolutionary psychologists. Evaluate the evidence used to support this claim. Mark: 92%

Answer: An adaptive behaviour is one which can be found in the majority of a species having evolved through selective forces and can...


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  • Subject: Psychology
  • Course: DSE212 Exploring Psychology
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: 92%
  • Words: 1010
  • Date submitted: February 09, 2016
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 7116

Question: TMA 02 Compare and contrast the approach to studying children’s friendships taken in Bigelow and La Gaipa (1975) study with that taken by William Corsaro. Mark 90%

Answer: In this essay, we will look at the study carried out by Brian Bigelow and John La Gaipa then compare and contrast...


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  • Subject: Psychology
  • Course: DSE141 Discovering psychology
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: 90%
  • Words: 1373
  • Date submitted: January 15, 2016
  • Date written: March, 2011
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 7070

Question: TMA 02 A Biopsychosocial View on Stress and Depression

Answer: In everyday life, there is anxiety and stress all around us, however when this becomes excessive to the point that it interferes...


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  • Subject: Psychology
  • Course: SDK228 The science of the mind: investigating mental health
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 88%
  • Words: 1026
  • Date submitted: February 12, 2014
  • Date written: February, 2013
  • References: No
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 5399

Question: What is postmodern psychology? Outline the strengths and limitations of this approach.

1st year, Undergraduate, Psychology, graded 85%

Answer: Introduction and thesis The emerging movement of postmodernism is essentially a controversy with and an outgrowth of modernism, whose fundamental presumptions about...


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  • Subject: Psychology
  • Course: Philosophical Psychology
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 85%
  • Words: 952
  • Date submitted: December 18, 2015
  • Date written: February, 2014
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 6993

Question: Richard Layard stated that “Happiness comes from outside and within” Explain this statement?

Answer: Another example that linking feelings of happiness with relationships are studies carried out by Robert Lane (2000) who claimed that happiness is...


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  • Subject: Psychology
  • Course: Y183
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: 83%
  • Words: 991
  • Date submitted: June 11, 2012
  • Date written: November, 2011
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 4154

Question: TMA 01 Mark: 82%

Part 1: Give a brief definition of attachment and describe the three main attachment classifications.

Part 2: Internal working models

Part 3: To what extent might early self-recognition be seen as a coping strategy for insecurely attached infants?

Part 4: What is the relationship between self-regulation in children and later success in school?

Part 5: What is ‘emotional reciprocity’ between mother and child and why is it important? What do you think would happen if there is no, or very limited, reciprocity between mother and child?

Part 6: What is meant by ‘theory of mind’? Why is it so important in understanding how infants communicate and how does this relate to the formation of attachments?

Part 7: Why are children in families with multiple problems more likely to have insecure attachment classifications? Consider the Sutton Trust’s claims and evaluate the evidence presented for these.

Part 8: Conclusion

Answer: Part 1: Attachment refers specifically to the strong emotional bond between a baby and his or her caregiver, and the essential nature...


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  • Subject: Psychology
  • Course: E219 Psychology of childhood and youth
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 82%
  • Words: 3236
  • Date submitted: February 09, 2016
  • Date written: December, 2015
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 7118

Question: TMA 04 “Schema theory leaves little in the way of choice or control” (p. 68). Evaluate this claim using evidence from Chapter 7 (Book 1). Mark: 82%

Answer: The theory of schemas is that packaged information is held about certain ‘objects’; ie. people, events or situations, and that this information...


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  • Subject: Psychology
  • Course: DSE212 Exploring Psychology
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 1st
  • Mark: 82%
  • Words: 1472
  • Date submitted: February 09, 2016
  • Date written: Not available
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 7117

Question: TMA 06 Why do psychologists define ‘concepts’ in terms of properties? What problems are associated with this approach to concepts?

Answer: From a psychological perspective ‘concepts’ are generic mental representations about specific things. The world is made up of numerous specific things or...


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  • Subject: Psychology
  • Course: DD303 Cognitive Psychology
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 82%
  • Words: 2037
  • Date submitted: November 08, 2015
  • Date written: April, 2015
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 6883

Question: What evidence is there that children’s development is influenced by play with siblings and peers?

Answer: Children’s play provides an interesting arena for viewing developmental skills in action. Play may be considered as one of the most vital...


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  • Subject: Psychology
  • Course: Child Development
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 81%
  • Words: 1993
  • Date submitted: August 07, 2009
  • Date written: May, 2009
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 2024

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