The Final Developmental Analysis Paper provides the opportunity for you to demonstrate your ability to apply the concepts covered throughout the course. This assignment MUST be typed, double-spaced, in APA style, and must be written at graduate level English. Select a minimum of eight (8) current research articles* taken from scholarly journals (online or hard copy) on your selected topic.
* Do not use the course text or other course texts for this assignment.
This is a research-based paper.
The length is from 12-15 pages plus a title and reference page.
There are two (2) options for this Final Paper:
Personal Development Analysis – analyze your life incorporating theories covered in the course, with emphasis on Freud and Erikson
Individual Developmental Analysis – analyze the life of another individual incorporating the same theories
DEVELOPMENTAL ANALYSIS GUIDE
The developmental analysis allows the professional to look at life experiences and analyze them according to developmental theories. This helps to determine the impact of life experiences on present day development and in healing the negative impact of earlier life experiences while capitalizing upon constructive experiences.