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Unit 8 Btec Level 3 Health and Social Care Assignment 1

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ASSESSMENT RECORD SHEET – first submission

Programme

BTEC Level 3 Ext Diploma in

Health & Social Care

Learner Name

Emma Woodford

Assignment title

 Psychology and its application

Assessor name

Marc Bundhoo

Unit no & title

UNIT 8: Psychological perspectives for Health and Social Care

Target learning aims

L:O1:Understand psychological perspectives

L:O2: Understand psychological approaches to health and social care.

Issue date

13/06/2016

Submission date

27/06/2016

        

Please list the evidence you have submitted for each task. Indicate the page numbers where the evidence can be found or describe the nature of the evidence (e.g. video, illustration).

Task Ref.

Evidence Submitted

Page numbers or description

P1, P2, P3

Word Document

M1, M2

Word Document

D1

Word Document

Additional comments to the assessor

Learner declaration

The evidence that I have submitted for this assignment is my own. I have acknowledged any sources I have used in my work.

I understand that false declaration is a form of malpractice.

Learner signature:   Emma Woodford                      Date: 16/5/2016


Qualification

BTEC Level 3 Ext Diploma in

Health & Social Care

Unit Number & Title

UNIT 8: Psychological perspectives for Health and Social Care

Assignment Number & Title

1:   Psychology and its application

Teacher/ Assessor

Marc Bundhoo

Date Issued

27/4/16

Assignment deadline

16/5/16

Lead IV

Nicola Maxfield

Learning Outcomes

1 Understand psychological perspectives

2 Understand psychological approaches to health and social care.

Scenario

As a level three student of health and social care it is important that you have an understanding of the psychological principles and theories in practice as they impact on individual’s health and behaviour. The psychological are used in practice in all fields of psychology.  You will need to produce a fully cited and referenced academic report on the principles of psychology applied to health.

Task 1

Task 1: First section of the report.

  1. Compile the beginning of a report explaining and assessing the principle psychological approaches to behaviour.

  1. You will need to include information on the following:
  • Biological Perspective – e.g.   Gessell - ( Maturational theory, Genetic influences)
  • Cognitive / Information Processing Perspective – e.g.  Piaget, Kelly (Cognitive development, personal construct theory)  
  • Psychodynamic Perspective- e.g.  Freud, Erikson – (developmental theories)
  • Behaviourist Perspective - e.g.  Pavlov, Skinner and Bandura – (conditioning, reinforcement and social learning theory)
  • Humanist Perspective - e.g.  Maslow, Rogers – (hierarchy of needs, self-concept)

Give detailed explanations of the principle perspectives and the theorists associated with them.

                                                                         P1 M1

Evidence you must produce

Produce a fully cited and referenced academic report

Task 2

Task 2: second section of the report.

You will then need to explain the different psychological approaches in relation to the fields of health and social care.

  • Biological Perspective- Predisposition to certain behaviours, genetic faults that may have influence

  • Cognitive / Information processing Perspective - Early experiences in childhood
  • Psychodynamic Perspective- Psychoanalytical theory-Childhood development and influences
  • Behaviourist Perspective - Consider family members, domestic abuse, theories behind the development of personality as learned behaviours, may include learnt behaviour, self-fulfilling prophecy, influence of culture
  • Humanist Perspective - How did their choices in life influence their lifestyle choices? Were there discrepancies in their needs being met which lead them to make divulging choices? Consider the theories on self-esteem development. Consider the reasons behind their capture.

                                 P2 P3

Then go on to compare and evaluate two psychological approaches to the fields of health and social care provision

  • Compare two of the psychological approaches you have discussed and identify which one would best cater for the field’s health and social care.  

  • Evaluate the two chosen psychological approaches to health and social care provision. You need to evaluate your chosen approaches in detail

                                                                                            M2 D1

Evidence you must produce

Produce a fully cited and referenced academic report

Criterion covered:

To achieve the criteria you must show that you are able to :

Unit

Criterion Reference

Explain the principle psychological perspectives

8

P1

Explain the different psychological approaches to health practice

8

P2

Explain different psychological approaches to social care practice

8

P3

Assess different psychological approaches to study

8

M1

Compare two psychological approaches to health and social care provision

8

M2

Evaluate two psychological approaches to health and social care provision

8

D1

Sources of information

Textbooks

Rasheed, E, Hetherington, A & Irvine, J (2012) Health & Social Care, London, Hodder Education

Stretch, B & Whitehouse, M  (2012) BTEC Level 3 National Health and Social Care: Student Book 1, London, Pearson

BTEC National in Health and Social Care textbook book 2

Your class notes

Resources on Moodle

Websites

www.ageconcern/dignity.asp Age Concern

www.dh.gov.uk Department of Health

www.eoc.org.uk Equal Opportunities Commission

www.linkability.org.uk Care and support website for people with learning

disabilities

www.rnib.org.uk Royal National Institute of Blind People

www.rnid.org.uk Royal National Institute for Deaf People

www.scie.org.uk Social Care Institute for Excellence

www.skillsforhealth.org.uk Sector Skills Council for the UK Health Sector

Further information

You need to compare and evaluate your chosen approaches in detail.

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