Instructor: Dr. Janine Elias Psych 41 WRITTEN ASSIGNMENT
This assignment is designed to create an experiential component to this introductory course. The student is required to choose a psychological theory of development or a stage of development that you find interesting and complete a brief research paper (3-5 pages) on the topic. Series of exercises:Choose a psychological theory of development or stage of development: the field of psychology has psychological theories of development, distinct stages of development (example: prenatal, infancy, early childhood, middle childhood, adolescence, adulthood, middle adulthood, late adulthood, death & dying), or theories of personality Freud’s waring components of the personality the id, ego, and super ego. Review textbook chapters to easily identify any of these principles or do an internet-based search for them. Identify one of these many theories or developmental stages and use it as the basis of your paper.
Suggested topics:Theories of Development:Erick Erickson Psychosocial Stages of DevelopmentKohlberg’s Theory of Moral DevelopmentPiaget’s Theory of DevelopmentFreud’s Theory of Development Psychosexual stages of developmentFreud’s Theory of PersonalityStages of Development:Prenatal InfancyEarly ChildhoodMiddle ChildhoodAdolescenceAdulthoodMiddle AdulthoodLate Adulthood Death & DyingDevelopmental
Theories: What you are looking for while doing your research:Who wrote the theory or developed the therapy? Who was their inspiration or what was their motivation? Historically when did they do this and how was their theory or therapy first applied? How is it being used today?
Stages of Development: What you are looking for while doing your research: Why are you drawn to this stage of development?
Who are/is the main theorist that focus on this stage of development? What are the implications of this stage of development? Meaning how does this stage of development impact the other stages of development?What are the conflicts and experiences of this stage of development? How does having a deeper understanding of this stage of development impact you on a personal and or professional level? Conduct Research: requires you to find 3-5 reputable sources (preferably 5) that explore the main concepts of this assignment; describes theory, history of theory (how it was developed and historically used), background of theorist who developed theory or modality, how this theory or modality is currently used. You will find these sources on the Internet, in magazines, books, professional journals, or other reputable publications. You will list these sources in a Referencepage at the end of your paper.You will write 3-5 pages paper in essay format:1. You will begin with an introduction: why you choose the theory, what the theory is, who created it, why you think it is important for us to know about this theory. how is this theory currently being used today.a. You will begin with an introduction: why you choose the stage of development, what are the benchmarks for this developmental stage, what are the conflicts and experiences, how does this particular developmental stage impact other stages of development, how will having deeper knowledge of this stage impact you personally or professionally. 2. You will discuss the history of the person who created the theory (their background and biography) or therapy, the history of the theory or modality itself and how it has been used in the past, how it is being used today, and why you think it is important and valuable to use now or if you think it worked in the past but shows no use currently and why for either perspective (yes it’s valuable of no it is no longer relevant).a. For the stage of development you will discuss the theorist that speaks to this stage of development.3. Summary, as you summarize your paper and conclude your findings discuss what you learned personally by writing this paper, what you learned about yourself, how your personal or world view changed from the new information you learned and how you will be able to apply this new learning to your personal or professional experiences in the future. Recommended Sources:https://library.piercecollege.edu/home https://scholar.google.com/Your textbookFormatting APA StyleGeneral Formatting
https://owl.purdue.edu/owl/research_and_citation/apa_style/apa_formatting_and_style_guide/general_format.htmlIntext citations: https://owl.purdue.edu/owl/research_and_citation/apa_style/apa_formatting_and_style_guide/in_text_citations_the_basics.html Intext citations authors:https://owl.purdue.edu/owl/research_and_citation/apa_style/apa_formatting_and_style_guide/in_text_citations_author_authors.html If questions develop while completing the assignment call 818-888-0191, if I am unable to answer leave a message and I will return your call. Evaluation Criteria for the Exercises:Accuracy in understanding and following the directions of the assignment.Thoroughness in completing each aspect of the assignment.Format:APA FormatTyped and double-spacedFont 12 Times Roman Cover page: title, class – time and day, instructors name, and student name, running header, section titles. Pages need to be numbered.Reference
For more information on Stages of Development read this:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stages_of_development
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