1. Psychology : Definition, fields, methods; Variables, Concept and Types; Techniques to control confounding Variables.

2. Psychophysics, basic concepts, methods, signal detection theory.

3. Biological basis of behaviour

4. Sensory – Perceptual Process, Motivation & Emotion.

5. Social Perception & Cognition; Attitude and Prejudices; Group Process, Leadership.

6. Nature & Criteria of Abnormality, Causes; Approaches to study of Abnormal behaviour.

7. Anxiety, Somatoform, Mood Disorders and Schizophrenia.

8. Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities.

9. Descriptive and Inferential Statistics; Classification & tabulation of data, Measures of Central Tendency and Variability, graphical presentation of data, Correlation, Normal Probability Curve, Population and Sampling.

10. Learning, Memory and Forgetting.

11. Measurement : Nature and significance, levels of measurement, Techniques of attitude measurement.

12. Psychological Tests; Types, Characteristics and Applications of Testing.

13. Concept and definition of personality; Biological basis of personality; Physical, Social & Cultural determinants of personality.

14. Self-Concept; Nature and Development; Measurement of self concept; changes in self concept.

15. Major theoretical approaches to the study of personality.

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