UNSOLVED PSY515 Assignment 1 Solution and Discussion
SEMESTER FALL 2019 Cross-Cultural PSYCHOLOGY(PSY515) ASSIGNMENT No. 01
Due Date: November 20, 2019
This assignment has been designed to make students better: • Understand different layers of culture
People within the same culture carry several layers of mental programming within themselves. Different layers of culture exist at some levels and in this regard, following are few examples related to different levels. You are supposed to read them carefully and identify the level in each example and then justify the reason of your selection.
Sr.no. Examples Identification 1*5 Justification 3*5 1. A society pertaining to flags, logos, and colors as well as sound including national anthems and musical styles. 2. Every culture varies with respect to language, regional, political and economical aspects. Such as Urdu, Punjabi, Pashto etc. are those languages that are usually associated with Pakistani 3. Gender differences in terms of emotional stability such as women are considered to be more sensitive as compared to men. 4. Generation gap of using latest technology such as mobile phones, laptops and smart TV etc. among grandparents, parents and children. 5. A person’s social set up varies with respect to wealth, income, education, occupation, and social network.
Marking Scheme: 1 for identification and 3 for justification =20
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