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NCERT Class 12th Psychology

NCERT Class 12th Psychology Textbook Free Downloads

NCERT Class 12th Psychology New Syllabus

Unit-I: Variations in Psychological Attributes: 20 periods
The topics in this unit are:

  1. Introduction
  2. Individual Differences in Human Functioning
  3. Assessment of Psychological Attributes
  4. Intelligence
  5. Theories of Intelligence
    ⇒Theory of Multiple Intelligences
    ⇒Triarchic Theory of Intelligence
    ⇒Planning, Attention-arousal, and Simultaneous successive Model of Intelligence
  6. Individual Differences in Intelligence
    ⇒Variations of Intelligence
  7. Culture and Intelligence
  8. Emotional Intelligence
  9. Special Abilities
    ⇒Aptitude: Nature and Measurement
  10. Creativity

Unit-II Self and Personality: 24 periods
The topics in this unit are:

  1. Introduction
  2. Self and Personality
  3. Concept of Self
  4. Cognitive and Behavioural Aspects of Self
    ⇒Self-esteem, Self-efficacy and Self-regulation
  5. Culture and Self
  6. Concept of Personality
  7. Major Approaches to the Study of Personality
    ⇒Type Approaches
    ⇒Trait Approaches
    ⇒Psychodynamic Approach
    ⇒Behavioural Approach
    ⇒Cultural Approach
    ⇒Humanistic Approach
  8. Assessment of Personality
    ⇒Self-report Measures
    ⇒Projective Techniques
    ⇒Behavioural Analysis

Unit-III: Meeting Life Challenges: 14 periods
The topics in this unit are:

  1. Introduction
  2. Nature, Types and Sources of Stress
  3. Effects of Stress on Psychological Functioning and Health
    ⇒Stress and Health
    ⇒General Adaptation Syndrome
    ⇒Stress and Immune System
  4. Coping with Stress
    ⇒Stress Management Techniques
  5. Promoting Positive Health and Well-being
    a) Life Skills

Unit-IV: Psychological Disorders: 24 periods
The topics in this unit are:

  1. Introduction
  2. Concepts of abnormality and psychological Disorders
  3. Classification of Psychological Disorders
  4. Factors Underlying Abnormal Behaviour
  5. Major Psychological Disorders
    ⇒Anxiety Disorders
    ⇒Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders
    ⇒Trauma-and Stressor-Related Disorders
    ⇒Somatic Symptom and Related Disorders
    ⇒Dissociative Disorders
    ⇒Depressive Disorder
    ⇒Bipolar and Related Disorders
    ⇒Schizophrenia Spectrum and Other Psychotic Disorders
    ⇒Neurodevelopmental Disorders
    ⇒Disruptive, Impulse-Control and Conduct Disorders
    ⇒Feeding and Eating Disorders
    ⇒Substance Related and Addictive Disorders

Unit-V: Therapeutic Approaches: 20 periods
The topics in this unit are:

  1. Nature and process of psychotherapy
    ⇒Therapeutic relationship
  2. Types of therapies
    ⇒Psychodynamic Therapy
    ⇒Behaviour Therapy
    ⇒Cognitive Therapy
    ⇒Humanistic-existential Therapy
    ⇒Biomedical Therapy
    ⇒Alternative Therapies
  3. Rehabilitation of the Mentally Ill

Unit-VI: Attitude And Social Cognition: 20 periods
The topics in this unit are:

  1. Introduction
  2. Explaining Social Behaviour
  3. Nature and Components of Attitudes
  4. The Attitude Formation and Change
    ⇒A Attitude Formation
    ⇒Attitude Change
    ⇒Attitude-Behaviour Relationship
  5. Prejudice and Discrimination
  6. Strategies for Handling Prejudice
  7. Social Cognition
  8. Schemas and Stereotypes
  9. Impression Formation and Explaining
  10. Behaviour of Others through Attributions
    ⇒Impression Formation
    ⇒Attribution of Causality
  11. Behaviour in the Presence of Others
  12. Pro-social Behaviour
    ⇒Factors Affecting Pro-social Behaviour

Unit-VII: Social Influence And Group Processes: 22 periods
The topics in this unit are:

  1. Introduction
  2. Nature and Formation of Groups
  3. Type of Groups
  4. Influence of Group on Individual Behaviour
    ⇒Social Loafing
    ⇒Group Polarisation
  5. Conformity, Compliance, and Obedience
  6. Cooperation and Competition
    ⇒Determinants of Cooperation and Competition
  7. Social Identity
  8. Intergroup Conflict: Nature and Causes
  9. Conflict Resolution Strategies

Unit-VIII: Psychology and Life: 13 periods
The topics in this unit are:

  1. Introduction
  2. Human-Environment Relationship
    ⇒Different Views of the Human-Environment Relationship
  3. Environmental Effects on Human Behaviour
    ⇒Human Influence on the Environment
    ⇒Natural Disasters
  4. Promoting Pro-environmental Behaviour
  5. Psychology and Social Concerns
    ⇒Poverty and Discrimination
    ⇒Aggression, Violence, and Peace
    ⇒Mahatma Gandhi on Non-violence
    ⇒Impact of Television on Behaviour

Unit-IX: Developing Psychological Skills: 13 periods
The topics in this unit are:

  1. Introduction
  2. Developing as an effective Psychologist
  3. General Skills
  4. Observational Skills
  5. Specific Skills
    ⇒Communication Skills
    ⇒Psychological Testing Skills
  6. Interviewing Skills
  7. Counselling Skills

Practicals 30 Marks 60 Periods

  1. Development of case profile:
    ⇒Using appropriate methods like, interview, observation and psychological tests.
  2. Test administration:
    ⇒Students are required to administer and interpret five tests.
  3. In Practical examination, the student will be required to administer and interpret two psychological tests.

Distribution of Marks:

  1. Practical File: 10 Marks
  2. Viva Voce (Case profile and practical) 05 Marks
  3. Two practicals (5 for conduct and 10 for reporting) 15 Marks

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