Week 8 Final Project: Psychology Yearbook
Due Sunday by 1:59am Points 200 Submitting a file upload
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Instructions Create a “yearbook” presentation of psychological concepts and theories throughout history, past and present findings. For each course outcome, choose at least one time period to research about the significant findings that happened during the time. For example, for Course Outcome #1, you could choose to research the 1900s and the work of Sigmund Freud and the early 2000s for more recent research findings related to psychodynamic therapy and defense mechanisms. Include information about the major figure or figures of the time, where applicable. Make clear connections to key concepts and theories related to each course outcome using scholarly sources and relevant images.
Following is a list of the 7 course outcomes you will need to address in your presentation.
And here is a sample of the type of information you will need to include in your presentation: Sample Slides
Presentation Requirements (APA format)
Textbook Lessons Minimum of 3 outside scholarly sources
1. Assess theoretical perspectives related to human behavior, including physiological explanations for changes in behavior.
2. Analyze the processes of sensation and perception, and the factors that affect consciousness. 3. Examine the physiological and psychological impact of stress, and various techniques for stress
management. 4. Illustrate models of learning and memory. 5. Analyze key theories on motivation and personality. 6. Describe the major physical, cognitive, and social developmental changes that occur from infancy to
adulthood. 7. Describe different types of psychological disorders, schools of thought on possible causes, and how society
responds to people living with mental disorders.
Length: 14-21 slides (not including title, introduction, and references slides)
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PSYC110 Week 8 Assignment Rubric
Criteria Ratings Pts
Grading This activity will be graded based on the Project Grading Rubric.
Course Outcomes (CO): 1-7
Due Date: By 11:59 p.m. MT on Saturday
Font should not be smaller than size 16-point Parenthetical in-text citations included and formatted in APA style References slide (a minimum of 3 outside scholarly sources plus the textbook and/or the weekly lesson for each course outcome) Title and introduction slide required
Content 40.0 pts Addresses all aspects of the assignment. At least one time period is chosen for each course outcome. Significant findings for that time period are identified major figure (s) of the time are mentioned, where applicable.
34.0 pts Addresses most aspects of the assignment. At least one time period is chosen for each course outcome. Some significant findings are identified and major figure (s) are mentioned, where applicable.
30.0 pts Addresses some aspects of the assignment. At least one time period is chosen for each course outcome. Some significant findings are identified, but major figure (s) are not mentioned, where applicable.
24.0 pts Addresses few aspects of the assignment. outcome. Minimum discussion of significant findings and major figure (s) are not mentioned, where applicable.
0.0 pts No effort