Creating a PowerPoint Presentation for Future Colleagues
For this week’s Assignment, you will create a PowerPoint® presentation that illustrates the connection between current psychology research and your role in your selected career field. You will present a psychology research article that relates to your career field and what can be learned from it.
1. Go to the Library and select a topic that connects psychology with your career field. Be sure to select the peer-reviewed box, so that you know your research studies are primary academic sources. For example:
2. After reviewing several studies, select one research study that most interests you.
3. After reviewing the entire article, focus on the abstract and the introductory section for the main highlights of the research.
4. Create a presentation, using the Unit 8 Assignment Template (located in Course Documents), that is at least 10 slides long to present this information to future colleagues. Consider this presentation training for future colleagues on how your study relates to your career field. Your slides should address the following questions:
Writing Requirements and Guidelines
Your Assignment should be at least 10 slides, not including the Title and Reference slides, and should include the following elements:
This Assignment assesses the following Course Outcomes:
PS124-4: Describe how the study of psychology is relevant to students’ career field.
PC 2.1: Achieve goals through planning and prioritization.