LOT IN LIFE
Purpose of Assignment:
To measure students’ ability to:
1.Explain a life span development event, or issue (i.e., child rearing practices, marital considerations, elder care, dementia, reproductive technologies, healthcare policies);
2.Apply the concepts and major theoretical approaches to the assigned case in resolving a life span development situation, i. e., mental or developmental disorder, psychosocial change or trauma, or a moral dilemma;
3.Use research to evaluate and distinguish the influences of heredity, environmental context and cultural values in their case scenario;
4.Apply ethical principles to “best” resolve or alleviate the problem in their assigned case;
5.Use information literacy skills to locate appropriate research and other relevant community resources and materials to create an informative class presentation.
APA Format, Material – Essentials Of Life-Span Development, Author John Santrock Prince Georges Community College.