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PSY/405

THEORIES
OF PERSONALITY


 

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PSY 405 Week 1 Psychodynamic Theories
Brochure

Create a
2- to 3-page brochure including graphics, on traditional psychodynamic
theories. Here is a suggested format for a tri-fold brochure (front and back on
1 page, folded in thirds):

1.  Title and your name

2.  Describe personality and how psychodynamic is a part of
overall personality theory

3.  Describe Freudian theory (very brief, main points of
theory, pros/cons)

4.  Jung

5.  Adler

6.  Summarize including any thoughts on overall
strengths/weaknesses, and put your references including photo/graphic
references (see PowerPoint Hints for reference formating).

 A brochure typically has 3 folds (you can do 2).  Use a
Word Template for ease.

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your assignment.

 

 

PSY 405 Week 2 Psychodynamic Theory
Presentation

Create a
10- to 12-slide Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation (plus a title slide and
reference slide, so total 12-14), including detailed speaker notes, on two theorists:

1. Pick one "Traditional":  Adler, Freud, Jung

2.  Pick one "Contemporary":  Fromm, Horney,
Bowlby, Ainsworth, Erikson, Klein

Title and introduction (2 slides)

For the first theorist:  Give  the main tenents of their
theories, strengths and weaknesses (3 slides)

For the second theorist:  Give  the main tenents of
their theories, strengths and weaknesses (3 slides)

Then, how are they alike? (1-2 slides)How are they different? (1-2
slides)

Conclusion and reference (2 slides) 

PLEASE, use your textbook.  You can use it exclusively. 
Any other source should be "minor" or for graphics.

Format your
presentation consistent with APA guidelines.

YES, you can have more slides.  Slides are free. :)

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PSY 405 Week 2 Psychodynamic Theory
Debate

Pick two psychodynamic theories to compare.  (Freud,
Jung, Adler, Horney, Fromm, etc.)

Divide your team into two groups, each will represent one theory.

 "Debate"
these questions for your two theorists.


A.  Who describes differences between
individuals better? Why?


B.  Who does a better job explaining how
personalities affect our interactions with others?


 Submit a summary of the debate (about 2
pages) and a reference page.  Include a short introduction and a
conclusion.  Your textbook is all you need.  If you want, use bullet
points for this assignment to make your points. 

Format  
consistent with APA guidelines.

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PSY 405 Week 3 Humanistic and
Existential Personality Theories Worksheet

Complete the
University of Phoenix Material: Humanistic and Existential Personality Theories
Worksheet.

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Humanistic
and Existential Personality Theories Worksheet

 

Fill-in the Blank

1.    
Abraham Maslow proposed the _________________ theory of personality.

 

2.    
According to Maslow, self-fulfillment and realization of one’s full
potential are examples of ________________ needs.

 

3.    
Maslow’s hierarchy of needs proposes that ____________ needs must be
satisfied before ____________ needs will become motivators for behavior.

 

4.    
The belief that matter evolves from simpler to more complex forms is
____________________.

 

5.    
The ___________, according to Rogers, is one’s view of self as one
wishes to be.

 

6.    
Carl Rogers believed that conditions of worth, incongruence,
defensiveness, and disorganization are all considered  ___________________________.

 

7.    
Rogers believed that __________________________,
_______________________, and _________________ are necessary elements of
psychotherapy.

 

8.    
_______________ is the structure that gives meaning to experience and
allows people to make decisions about the future.

 

9.    
May proposed that ___________________ is the freedom of action, whereas
__________________ is the freedom of being.

 

10.  
The basic concepts of existential theory are _______________ and
___________________.

 

Matching

Match
the following theoretical components with their correct theorist or theorists.


 




Theoretical component


Theorist




1. Unconditional positive regard


A. Abraham Maslow




2. Eros


B. Carl Rogers




3. Love and belongingness needs


C. Rollo May




4. The self-concept


 




5. Guilt


 




6. Levels of awareness


 




7. Self-actualization


 




8. Neurotic anxiety


 




Short-Answer

1.    
According to Maslow, what are
the characteristics of self-actualizing people? Why are these characteristics
important?

 

2.    
What are the strengths of the
humanistic theories in regard to their explanation of personality?

 

3.    
What are the limitations of the
humanistic theories in regard to their explanation of personality?

 

4.    
What are the strengths and
limitations of May’s existential theory in regard to their explanation of
personality?

 

 

 

PSY 405 Week 3 Humanistic and
Existential Personality Theories Paper

Write a 1,050- to 1,250-word analysis of the
strengths and limitations of humanistic and existential theories in explaining
individuals' behavior. Address the following:


  • Analyze how
    humanistic and existential theories describe and conceptualize individual
    personalities.

  • How would
    humanistic and existential theories view interpersonal relationships?



Include a reference page with two to three
peer-reviewed sources.

Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

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PSY 405 Week 4 Dispositional,
Biological and Evolutionary Theory Newspaper Article

Write a 1,000 word informational article for a newspaper in
which you do the following:


  • Describe the
    differences between (A) dispositional and (B) evolutionary or biological personality theories.

  • Discuss the
    strengths and limitations of each as applied to human behavior

  • Discuss the
    Big Five personality test and how it is used to study personality.



You can write this like an article.  You can put in
columns, put a headline, add graphics.  (Or not.) Write as if you are
trying to explain it to someone who doesn't know. 

Use
your text and any other academic source (not websites).  Put your APA
reference at the bottom. 


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PSY 405 Week 4 Dispositional,
Biological or Evolutionary Theories Presentation

Each team will select a
specific dispositional, evolutionary or biological personality theory. 
Please send a personal message to Judy when you've chosen your theory.  If
you have picked one already taken by another team, you will be asked to select
another theory.  (You may wish to have a first choice and a second
choice.)

Create a 10- to 12-slide
Microsoft® PowerPoint® presentation (plus title and reference
slides) , with detailed speaker notes:


  • Strengths
    and limitations of the theory in explaining behavior

  • How the
    theory explains personality

  • Explain how
    the theory discusses nterpersonal relationships or the implication for
    relationships in this theory.



Format your presentation
consistent with APA guidelines.

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assignment.

 

 

PSY 405 Week 5 Learning or Cognitive
Personality Theories

Pick one learning
theorist or cognitive theorist (Skinner, Bandura, Rotter, Mischel, Kelly)

NOTE:  The rubric/guide sheet to the right of this
assignment does NOT apply.  See my rubric in your initial
announcements. 

Develop questions as if you were an interviewer, then
answer the questions in a 900-1100 word paper.    REMEMBER, this
is a personality class, so focus on personality.  (For
example, I don't just want to see a paper on Skinner; I want to see a paper on
Skinner's view of personality.


Here
are questions you can use (but you don't need to use these):



  • What are the
    main points of your theory?

  • What is an
    example of _____________ (main point)?

  • How do you
    compare to ______________ (another theorist we have studied)?

  • What are the
    criticisms of your theory?

  • WHat do you
    think are the strengths of the theory.



You
can write like an article -- use columns, graphics, first person, etc. 
Other than the reference at the end, it doesn't need to be APA.  Use your
textbook as the primary source


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to submit your assignment.

 

 

PSY 405 Week 5 Personality Theory
Analysis

Select two of the following theoretical approaches:
psychodynamic, humanistic and existential, dispositional, or learning.

Obtain faculty approval of your
selection.

Write a 1,400- to 1,750-word
paper in which you compare and contrast the theories selected. Address the
following:


  • Describe the
    role of personality in affecting situational behavior.

  • Examine the
    personality characteristics attributed to each theory in your approach.

  • Explain the
    interpersonal relational aspects associated with the theories selected.



Include a reference page with a minimum of three to
five peer-reviewed sources.

Format your paper consistent
with APA guidelines.

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submit your assignment.
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