Recent Question/Assignment

Applications of Development for Parents and Professionals. Students will be required to complete a media analysis project, which will be due on or before Sunday,
January 8, 2023. Students are to obtain 4(four) newspaper, magazine, or journal articles relating to any 5 of the 6 units covered in the course. For each article, students are to complete a review that will include the following information:
•Summary. Summarize the article’s main points, ideas and
research findings (Worth up to 5 points per article).
•Developmental/Psychological Relevance. How does the article
relate to or advance theories of development or science in general? Specifically, how does it relate to material covered in your text? Try to make as many connections as you can between the articles and the material covered in the course (worth up to 10 points per article).
• Practical Relevance. How, specifically, does the article relate to your day- to- day activities as a parent, educator, human service worker, or health care professional? Did it enhance your ability to apply concepts of developmental psychology to your role as a health care professional, educator, caregiver, etc? Emphasize the practical aspects of developmental psychology. Did the article give you insight toward helping you solve a problem with your child, relative, or an individual you work with? Did it give insight into any parenting, professional or personal dilemmas? Did it help you to better understand how people change over time and the role psychological concepts play in the lives of your children,
the people you work with, or even yourself? (Up to 5 points per article).
•Impressions/Critical Review: What was your overall opinion of the article? What did you like or dislike about the article? What could have been included or excluded? (5 points per article).
The completed project will be worth a maximum of 100 points.