Case Study #1

Purpose
The purpose of this assignment is to allow you to reflect and report on what you learned from the readings, as well as to think more deeply about the material.

Instructions
For this assignment, you should choose one study in the 40 Studies that Changed Psychology textbook.  Then, you should create a mini poster (here is an EXAMPLE MINI POSTERPreview the documentView in a new window) that is a one-page document (but not a narrative) that succinctly summarizes the study.  The primary goal is to be present the mini poster to a lay audience, so be sure to provide the necessary background information, context, and research methods information.

Submission and Grading
You should submit a mini poster using Power Point (here is an EXAMPLE MINI POSTERPreview the documentView in a new window) that is a one-page document (but not a narrative) that succinctly summarizes the study

Grading Criteria:

You will be graded on the understandability and comprehensiveness of your presentation. Your mini-poster must be in Powerpoint, Publisher, or Word.  It must be no more than one page in length. In total, it should have at least 500 words.  If you use pictures or images, please be sure to cite your sources.