(Answered) PSYC 110N Week 8 Final Project

Required Resources

Read/review the following resources for this activity:

  • Textbook
  • Lessons
  • Minimum of 3 outside scholarly sources


Create a “yearbook” presentation of psychological concepts and theories throughout history, past and present findings. For each course outcome, choose at least one time period to research about the significant findings that happened during the time. For example, for Course Outcome #1, you could choose to research the 1900s and the work of Sigmund Freud and the early 2000s for more recent research findings related to psychodynamic therapy and defense mechanisms. Include information about the major figure or figures of the time, where applicable. Make clear connections to key concepts and theories related to each course outcome using scholarly sources and relevant images. 

Course Outcomes

  1. Assess theoretical perspectives related to human behavior, including physiological explanations for changes in behavior.
  2. Analyze the processes of sensation and perception, and the factors that affect consciousness.
  3. Examine the physiological and ….impact of stress, and various techniques for stress management.
  4. Illustrate models of learning and memory.
  5. Analyze key theories on motivation and personality.
  6. Describe the major physical, cognitive, and social developmental changes that occur from infancy to adulthood.
  7. Describe different types of psychological disorders, schools of thought on possible causes, and how society responds to people living with mental disorders. 

Presentation Requirements (APA format)

  • Length: 14-21 slides (not including title, introduction, and references slides)
  • Font should not be smaller than size 16-point
  • Parenthetical in-text citations included and formatted in APA style
  • References slide (a minimum of 3 outside scholarly sources plus the textbook and/or the weekly lesson for each course outcome)


1900’s: Psychodynamic Perspective

 Course Outcome #1: Assess theoretical perspectives related to human behavior, including physiological explanations for changes in behavior

   The theory suggests that emotions playa crucial role in human behavior

 Sigmund Freud is acknowledged as the father of psychoanalysis (Feldman, 2018)

   His work on psychoanalysis was used asa basis for other psychodynamic theories

   His daughter Anna Freud also made a major contribution to the field

1900’s: Psychodynamic Perspective

 Founded child psychoanalysis around 1923

  The main finding is that children’s and adults’ symptoms differ (Blazek, 2021)

 That children’s symptoms link to developmental stages

     Also contributed to ego, and adolescent psychology Other core areas; are mechanisms of defense……..please click the purchase button below to access the entire solution at $10