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CBSE 12th Psychology Weightage 2023: Check Topic-Wise Weightage Here

Chinmayai Ajay Bobade
Chinmayai Ajay BobadeUpdated On: March 31, 2023 01:51 pm IST
CBSE Class 12 Psychology Weightage 2023 divided in a unit-wise manner, along with the distribution as per the question type, has been detailed here. Check CBSE 12th marks distribution 2023 for Psychology here!
CBSE 12th Psychology Weightage 2023CBSE 12th Psychology Weightage 2023

CBSE 12th Psychology Weightage 2023: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is conducting CBSE class 12 psychology paper on April 05, 2023. It is also the last paper with which this year’s board exams will conclude. CBSE psychology is an important subject for the students of arts and humanities stream. The paper for it will be set for 70 marks. As per the official weightage distribution given by the CBSE board, as high as 38 marks of weightage is allocated to three units only out of seven. The rest of the units carry an almost equal weightage, except for Unit 7: Social Influence and Group Processes which has the lowest weightage of 6 marks. A detailed CBSE psychology weightage distribution can be found in below. The distribution as per the typology of questions is also given.

CBSE 12th Psychology 2023: Topic-Wise Weightage

The following is the marks distribution for CBSE 12th 2023 Psychology theoretical exam:

Sr. No.Unit NameWeightage
Unit 1Variations in Psychological Attributes13 marks
Unit 2Self and Personality13 marks
Unit 3Meeting Life Challenges9 marks
Unit 4Psychological Disorders12 marks
Unit 5Therapeutic Approaches9 marks
Unit 6Attitude and Social Cognition8 marks
Unit 7Social Influence and Group Processes6 marks
Total70 marks

Also Read | CBSE Class 12 Result Date 2023

CBSE 12th Psychology 2023: Typology of Questions

According to the objective of the questions, the weightage allocation is indicated below:

Type of QuestionWeightage Distribution
Remembering and Understanding35% or 25 marks
Applying45% or 31 marks
Analysing, Evaluating and Creating20% or 14 marks

CBSE 12th Psychology 2023: Weightage for Practicals

The internal assessment is worth 30 marks, which are distributed as follows:

Practical File and Case Profile10 marks
Viva Voce (Case Profile and Two Practicals)5 marks
Two Practicals
Divided as:
Conduct of practicals: 5 marks
Reporting for practicals: 10 marks
15 marks
Total30 marks

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