AQA Psychology AS Paper 2 Discussion and Unofficial Mark Scheme

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Topics that came up from the top of my head, I'll add as I remember or get reminded...

Approaches + Biopsychology:
Biological Approach
Social Learning Theory
Operant Conditioning - Skinner's Research
Fight or Flight Response


Psychopathology:
Definitions of Abnormality
Biological Approach to treating OCDs
Depression
Flooding
Systematic Desensitisation
Stratified Sampling


Research Methods:
Extraneous Variable Control
Sampling
Percentage Calculation
Hypothesis - Would a directional hypothesis be suitable?
Primary Data
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So, how did everyone find it?
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I found it okay, much better than paper 1
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(Original post by AMaster1)
Topics that came up from the top of my head, I'll add as I remember or get reminded...

Approaches:
Biological Approach
Social Learning Theory


Psychopathology:
Definitions of Abnormality
Biological Approach to treating OCDs
Depression


Research Methods:
Extraneous Variable Control
Sampling
Percentage Calculation
Hypothesis - Would a directional hypothesis be suitable?

approaches had skinner's research, fight or flight
psychopathology also had flooding and SD, stratified sampling
research methods: primary data
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I found it okay, much better than paper 1
Same for me and a lot of people who took the exam with me
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I think the grade boundaries will decrease for paper 1 and increase for paper 2 .
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I think the grade boundaries will decrease for paper 1 and increase for paper 2 .
yeah that's what I think
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I remember a counterbalancing question for research methods
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interesting cuz i found paper 1 easier than paper 2
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(Original post by tkrv)
I found it okay, much better than paper 1
really? thats interesting. cuz I found paper 1 easier
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I found paper 2 harder because I know I made more mistakes in it


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paper 2 was harder becuase i made some mistakes in them
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i found paper 2 harder because i know i made more mistakes in it


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agreeeeee totalllly
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Does anyone have the unofficial mark scheme for paper 2?? Thanks
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(Original post by AMaster1)
Topics that came up from the top of my head, I'll add as I remember or get reminded...

Approaches + Biopsychology:
Biological Approach
Social Learning Theory
Operant Conditioning - Skinner's Research
Fight or Flight Response


Psychopathology:
Definitions of Abnormality
Biological Approach to treating OCDs
Depression
Flooding
Systematic Desensitisation
Stratified Sampling


Research Methods:
Extraneous Variable Control
Sampling
Percentage Calculation
Hypothesis - Would a directional hypothesis be suitable?
Primary Data
Is this for the 2017 paper
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(Original post by AMaster1)
Topics that came up from the top of my head, I'll add as I remember or get reminded...

Approaches + Biopsychology:
Biological Approach
Social Learning Theory
Operant Conditioning - Skinner's Research
Fight or Flight Response


Psychopathology:
Definitions of Abnormality
Biological Approach to treating OCDs
Depression
Flooding
Systematic Desensitisation
Stratified Sampling


Research Methods:
Extraneous Variable Control
Sampling
Percentage Calculation
Hypothesis - Would a directional hypothesis be suitable?
Primary Data
Do you remeber specific questions and marks? Preferably the 12 and 8 markers pleaseeee
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Any other topics or questions anyone can remember?
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(Original post by AMaster1)
Topics that came up from the top of my head, I'll add as I remember or get reminded...

Approaches + Biopsychology:
Biological Approach
Social Learning Theory
Operant Conditioning - Skinner's Research
Fight or Flight Response


Psychopathology:
Definitions of Abnormality
Biological Approach to treating OCDs
Depression
Flooding
Systematic Desensitisation
Stratified Sampling


Research Methods:
Extraneous Variable Control
Sampling
Percentage Calculation
Hypothesis - Would a directional hypothesis be suitable?
Primary Data
Please tell me this is the AS?
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Is this a 2017 paper ?
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