The Perspectives

IB Psychology SL contains three perspetives:

Higher level is also responsible for

  • Humanistic (to be developed)

In addition, students will study one optional topic from 8 possible choices. I have highlighted two here:

In addtion, relevent historical information can be found:

For each of the major perspectives, the following will be required to understand and know:

A.  Historical and cultural context of the perspective

B.  Theorists

C.  Key concepts

D.  Assumptions

E.  Methodologies

F.  Applications

G. Critical evaluations including cross-cultural studies and ethical issues