IB New spec: Ethics

BPS Guidance document for how to teach ethics to students: Guidance on Teaching and Assessment of Ethical Competence in Psychology Education (2015)

When teaching ethics, make sure all studies are considered in such a way as they help HL pupils with the following two questions on paper 3 (they can be asked one or the other for question 2 on the extract question.

Describe the ethical considerations that were applied in the study and explain if further ethical considerations could be applied (6)


Describe the ethical considerations in reporting the results and explain ethical considerations that could be taken into account when applying the findings of the study (6)