Evelopmental theories in childhod and adolescence
. The eight-page paper should integrate readings and class discussions into work and life experience. Your paper may include information and examples from previous experience as well as implications for future application.
The purpose of the Final Paper is for you to synthesize the learning achieved in the course by describing your understanding and application of knowledge in child and adolescent psychology.
Focus of the Final Paper
Compare and contrast three developmental theories from the following perspectives:
Three key concepts of each of the theories
Three major points of similarity
Three major points of difference.
Discuss the interaction of cognitive, physical, and emotional development in the overall development of the child.
Explain why the understanding of normal child and adolescent development is important in assisting children to reach their potential.
Writing the Final Paper
The Final Paper:
Must be eight double-spaced pages in length and formatted according to APA style as outlined in your approved style guide.
Must include a cover page that includes:
Name of paper
Course name and number
Must include an introductory paragraph with a succinct thesis statement.
Must address the topic of the paper with critical thought.
Must conclude with a restatement of the thesis and a conclusion paragraph.
Must use APA style as outlined in your approved style guide to document all sources.
Must include, on the final page, a Reference List that is completed according to APA style as outlined in your approved style guide.
please use A childs world , Infancy through adolescence 11th edition by Diane Papalia, Sally Wenkos Olds, & Ruth Duskin Feldman
utilize any other 3 resources