Qualification Grading Type
- GD1-Understanding the subject
Unit Learning Outcomes
Understand the problems associated with defining abnormality.
1.1Discuss the difficulties associated with psychologists' attempts at defining abnormality.
Understand the symptoms and causes of an abnormal and developmental disorder in relation to models of abnormality.
Describe the symptoms of one abnormal and one developmental disorder.
Evaluate the cause of the disorders.
Relate the causes of these disorders to models of abnormality.
Understand how an abnormal or developmental disorder is treated.
Explain one method for treating an abnormal or developmental disorder.
Evaluate the effectiveness of the treatment method identified.
Understand the effects of an abnormal or developmental disorder on the individual and others.
Others may include family, friends or carers or wider society.
Discuss the effects of an abnormal or developmental disorder on the individual and others.