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CBSE-Grade 12 Psychology Syllabus

CBSE syllabus always maintains a standard, If a student has trouble understanding a topic related to Psychology, the student can go through questions and answers related to each topic covered in Class 12 Psychology.

Some of the topics Covered include :


    1. Variations in Psychological Attributes
    2. Self and Personality
    3. Meeting Life Challenges
    4. Psychological Disorders
    5. Therapeutic Approaches
    6. Attitude and Social Cognition
    7. Social Influence and Group Processes
    8. Psychology and Life
    9. Developing Psychological Skills

1.A. Individual Differences in Human Functioning
1.B. Assessment of Psychological Attributes
1.C. Intelligence
1.D. Theories of Intelligence

1.E. Individual Differences in Intelligence

1.F. Culture and Intelligence

1.G. Emotional Intelligence

1.H. Special Abilities

1.I. Creativity

2.A. Self and Personality
2.B. Concept of Self
2.C. Cognitive and Behavioural Aspects of Self
2.D. Culture and Self

2.E. Concept of Personality

2.F. Major Approaches to the Study of Personality

2.G. Assessment of Personality

3.A. Nature, Types and Sources of Stress
3.B. Effects of Stress on Psychological Functioning and Health
3.C. Coping with Stress
3.D. Promoting Positive Health and Well-being

4.A. Concepts of Abnormality and Psychological Disorders
4.B. Classification of Psychological Disorders
4.C. Factors Underlying Abnormal Behaviour
4.D. Major Psychological Disorders

5.A. Nature and Process of Psychotherapy
5.B. Type of Therapies
5.C. Rehabilitation of the Mentally Ill

6.A. Explaining Social Behaviour
6.B. Nature and Components of Attitudes
6.C. Attitude Formation and Change
6.D. Prejudice and Discrimination
6.E. Strategies for Handling Prejudice

6.F. Social Cognition

6.G. Schemas and Stereotypes

6.H. Impression Formation and Explaining

6.I. Impression Formation and Explaining

6.J. Behaviour of Others through Attributions

6.K. Behaviour in the Presence of Others

6.L. Pro-social Behaviour

7.A. Nature and Formation of Groups
7.B. Type of Groups
7.C. Influence of Group on Individual Behaviour
7.D. Conformity, Compliance, and Obedience
7.E. Cooperation and Competition

7.F. Social Identity

7.G. Intergroup Conflict : Nature and Causes

7.H. Conflict Resolution Strategies

8.A. Human-Environment Relationship
8.B. Environmental Effects on Human Behaviour
8.C. Promoting Pro-environmental Behaviour
8.D. Psychology and Social Concerns

9.A. Developing as an Effective Psychologist
9.B. General Skills
9.C. Observational Skills
9.D. Specific Skills

9.E. Interviewing Skills

9.F. Counselling Skills