M.SC PSYCHOLOGY QUESTION PAPER- ADVANCED GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY


M.Sc. DEGREE EXAMINATION, 2011
( APPLIED  PSYCHOLOGY ) ( FIRST  YEAR ) ( PAPER  - I )
510. ADVANCED GENERAL  PSYCHOLOGY [ Time : 3  Hours
Maximum :  100  Marks


SECTION - A           ( 5× 8 =40)
Answer any FIVE questions.
  All questions carry equal marks.
1. Briefly explain the definition and scope of psychology.
2. Illustrate the structure and functions of a neuron.
3. Discuss major endocrine glands.
4. Give a brief account of auditory sensation.
5. Discuss the principles of perceptual organization

6. Explain projective techniques.
7. What are the different types of memory ?
8. Describe various problem solving methods.
  SECTION -  B         ( 3×20 = 60)
Answer any THREE questions.
All questions carry equal marks.
9. What are the major methods used in psychology?
10. Explain the structure and functions of central nervous system with the help of a diagram.
11. Discuss cognitive theories of learning.
12. What are the major theories of motivation ?
13. Give a brief account of the major theories of intelligence.