DISCRETIONARY TASK By N., Sam M.S. - 143 An unstructured task solved at discretion of the group or its leader using a variety of procedures. See additive task- compensatory task- conjunctive task. DISCRETIONARY TASK: "A discretionary task is not structured." Related Psychology Terms Terms of Service CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY SOCIAL NORM (Group Norms) DISJUNCTIVE TASK Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population Hitler and Conformity LEGAL PSYCHIATRY (Forensic Psychiatry) OSS ASSESSMENT TESTS NURSERY SCHOOL EXPERIENCE LEARNING ADDS Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "DISCRETIONARY TASK," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/discretionary-task/ (accessed February 6, 2023).