BPCC-102 BIOPSYCHOLOGY Solved Assignment 2020
BIOPSYCHOLOGY (BPCC 102)
Tutor Marked Assignments (TMA)
Course Code: BPCC 102
Assignment Code: Asst /TMA /January 2020
Total Marks: 100
|Title Name||BPCC-102 Psychology Solved Assignment 2020|
|Service Type||Solved Assignment (Soft copy/PDF)|
|Semester||2020 Course: BA(Psychology)|
|Short Name||BPCC-102 (ENGLISH)|
|Assignment Code||Asst /TMA /January 2020|
|Product||Assignment of BAG(Psychology) 2019-2020 (IGNOU)|
|Submission Date||For January 2020, 30th September, 2020|
NOTE: All questions are compulsory.
2 x 20 = 40
Answer the following questions in about 500 words each. Each question carries 20 marks.
1. Discuss the nature and scope of biopsychology. Explain the different methods to
2. Illustrate with the help of a diagram, the location and functions of major endocrine
6 x 5 = 30
Answer the following questions in about 100 words each. Each question carries 5 marks.
3. Cranial Nerves
4. Types of neurons
5. Structure of spinal cord
6. Function of hypothalamus
7. Functions of parasympathetic nervous system
8. Seizure Disorders
2 x 15 = 30
Note: You need to complete the activities as instructed. There is a choice in the first
activity. Each activity is of 15 marks.
1. Building a two-dimensional or three-dimensional neuron model.
Learning Outcome: The activity will enable you to learn the parts and structures of a
Preparation: The activity can be completed in class or at home. The model can be built
with the help of waste material or different materials like newspaper, paint, markers,
waste plastic material, waste cloth, pens, and other such material. Try to be creative by
using whatever material is available at home.
If you plan to make the model as a classroom activity, then it should be completed in
one/ two hours duration by using the material as mentioned.
Procedure: After building the three-dimensional or two-dimensional model, name the
structures clearly. The parts to be included will be like, soma, dendrites, axon, myelin,
nodes of Ranvier, etc. Other details may also be marked.
Evaluation: You need to be creative, and the details also need to be marked with
accuracy. If you make the model at home, or the model is made in class but is at home,
then you will have to bring the model to the Study Centre for discussion, presentation
Reflect on some of the areas of daily life where biopsychology can be applied.
2. With the help of flow chart, illustrate the actions of the hormone produced by thyroid
gland on the body.
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