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PSYCHOLOGY TERM PAPER (2 YEAR 1ST SEMESTER)

11TH APRIL 2012- MAJOR CONTROL 1 13TH JUNE 2012 - MAJOR CONTROL 2 (FINAL) 1ST JUNE 2012 - DEADLINE FOR INDIVIDUAL WORK
ATHRA- MONDAY: 5PM-7PM

CHARACTERISTICS: Write 4-6 pages term paper that describe, compares and contrast 2 journal article that address 2 relevant topic. Reference articles must be empirical in nature (No review of summary article) Must with data/scientific research TERM PAPER SHOULD INCLUDE : General introduction on the topic Summary of the article in your own word including the question under investigation, hypothesis being tested, methods used, findings and conclusion drawn by the author. Comparison of the 2 articles describing : How the findings of one either support, conflict or extend the findings of the other. Discussion of merits and deficits of the article including suggested ways that the deficit could have been avoided. Certain questions should be thought, Eg: Is the question an interesting one? Is it properly formed? Is the hypothesis valid? Are the method appropriate? LAYOUT OF TERM PAPER : (1) Method (2) Measure (3) Procedure (4) Results (5) Discussion (6) Conclusion (7) References LITERATURE: ADLES M.PORTER, C ABRAHAM. PSYCHOLOGY AND SOCIOLOGY APPLIED TO MEDICINE: AN ILLUSTRATED COLOUR TEXT/EDINBURGH
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LIST OF POSSIBLE TOPICS FOR TERM PAPER (PSYCHOLOGY): (1) History of psychology (2) Cultural-Historical theory by L.Vygotsky (3) Psychophysiological problem (4) Gestalt psychology (5) Character formation (6) Motivation and emotion (7) Empathy in doctors activities (8) Rogers self theory, self ideal discrepancy, and personality change (9) Psychological types by C G Jung (10) Activity theory (11) Neobehaviourism (12) Theories of memories (13) Sensation and perception (14) Theories of attention (15) Mnemonic methods (16) The interpretation of dreams (17) Intelligence (18) Emotional intelligence (19) Social psychology (20) Theories of attribution (21) Impression management (22) Prevention and control of aggression (23) Emotional and physiological effects of stress (24) Listening skills (25) Persuassion (26) Creativity (27) Coping behavior (28) Leadership: Pattern of influence in a group (29) Psychological well-being (30) Criteria of mature personality (31) Patient-doctor relatioship

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STATE BUDGETARY EDUCATIONAL ESTABLISHMENT OF HIGHER PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION OF MINISTRY OF PUBLIC HEALTH AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT.

KURSK STATE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY

Department of General and Clinical Psychology

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