PSY 115 Weeks 7 Assignment 2 Principles of Success Plan

PSY 115 Weeks 7 Assignment 2 Principles of Success Plan

PSY 115 Weeks 7 Assignment 2 Principles of Success Plan

PSY 115 Week 7 Assignment 2: Principles of Success Plan: The First Three Principles (Milestone 2)

Due Week 7 and worth 100 points

 

How would you advise a person to succeed in accomplishing personal, career, or learning goals based on what you’ve learned about attention, spaced repetition, and habit formation? Based on the information presented on selective attention, spaced repetition, and habit formation (located in chapters 4-7 of the webtext), summarize each concept and identify one principle of success for each concept related to accomplishing learning, career, or personal goals. In addition, explain how you have experienced each of these principles working in your life or how you plan to apply them to meeting your own personal or career goals.

 

Milestone 2 should be two to four (2-4) pages in length and should include the following:

  1. One principle of success related to the concept of selective attention.
    1. State one principle of success related to selective attention in one sentence.
    2. Summarize the concept of selective attention and explain its relationship to learning. – One paragraph of 3-5 sentences
    3. Explain how you have personally seen this principle of success work in your own learning or how you plan to put it into action in accomplishing your future learning goals. – One paragraph of 3-5 sentences
  2. One principle of success related to the concept of spaced repetition (or the spacing effect).
    1. State one principle of success related to spaced repetition in one sentence.
    2. Summarize the concept of spaced repetition and explain its relationship to learning. – One paragraph of 3-5 sentences
    3. Explain how you have personally seen this principle of success work in your own learning or how you plan to put it into action in accomplishing your future learning goals. – One paragraph of 3-5 sentences
  3. One principle of success related to the concept of habit formation.
    1. State one principle of success related to habit formation in one sentence.
    2. Summarize the concept of habit formation and explain its significance for meeting goals. – One paragraph of 3-5 sentences
    3. Explain how you have personally seen this principle of success work in meeting your own goals or how you plan to put it into action. – One paragraph of 3-5 sentences
  1. Format your assignment according to the following formatting requirements:
    1. Typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides.
    2. Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student’s name, the professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page is not included in the required page length. [Use writing templates in the webtext to make your cover page according to APA style guidelines.]
    3. Include a reference page. Citations and references must follow APA format. The reference page is not included in the required page length. [Use writing templates in the webtext to make your in-text citations and automatically create your reference page according to APA style guidelines.]

 

The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:

  • Determine psychological principles of success using major theories of learning, memory, cognition, consciousness, development, and social psychology.
  • Describe the differences between growth and fixed mindsets and apply mindsets to personal experiences.
  • Apply behaviorist psychology principles to describe how humans learn and develop habits.
  • Identify and reflect on how personal responsibility for actions affects outcomes.
  • Use critical thinking skills to reflect on personal experiences related to success, failure, and strategies for personal growth.
  • Use technology and information resources to support learning issues in success psychology.
  • Write clearly and concisely about psychological success using proper writing mechanics.

 

Grading for this assignment will be based on answer quality, logic / organization of the paper, and language and writing skills, using the following rubric.

Points: 100 Assignment 2: Principles of Success Plan: The First Three Principles (Milestone 2)
Criteria Unacceptable

Below 60% F

Meets Minimum Expectations60-69% D Fair

70-79% C

Proficient

80-89% B

Exemplary

90-100% A

1. State one principle of success related to selective attention. Summarize the concept of selective attention and explain its relationship to learning. Explain how you have personally seen this principle of success work in your own learning or how you plan to put it into action in accomplishing your future learning goals.Weight: 30% Did not submit or incompletely stated one principle of success related to selective attention. Did not submit or incompletely summarized the concept of selective attention and explained its relationship to learning. Did not submit or incompletely explained how you have personally seen this principle of success work in your own learning or how you plan to put it into action in accomplishing your future learning goals.  Insufficiently stated one principle of success related to selective attention. Insufficiently summarized the concept of selective attention and explained its relationship to learning. Insufficiently explained how you have personally seen this principle of success work in your own learning or how you plan to put it into action in accomplishing your future learning goals.  Partially stated one principle of success related to selective attention. Partially summarized the concept of selective attention and explained its relationship to learning. Partially explained how you have personally seen this principle of success work in your own learning or how you plan to put it into action in accomplishing your future learning goals. Satisfactorily stated one principle of success related to selective attention. Satisfactorily summarized the concept of selective attention and explained its relationship to learning. Satisfactorily explained how you have personally seen this principle of success work in your own learning or how you plan to put it into action in accomplishing your future learning goals. Thoroughly stated one principle of success related to selective attention. Thoroughly summarized the concept of selective attention and explained its relationship to learning. Thoroughly explained how you have personally seen this principle of success work in your own learning or how you plan to put it into action in accomplishing your future learning goals.
2. State one principle of success related to spaced repetition. Summarize the concept of spaced repetition and explain its relationship to learning. Explain how you have personally seen this principle of success work in your own learning or how you plan to put it into action in accomplishing your future learning goals. 

Weight: 30%

Did not submit or incompletely stated one principle of success related to spaced repetition. Did not submit or incompletely summarized the concept of spaced repetition and explained its relationship to learning. Did not submit or incompletely explained how you have personally seen this principle of success work in your own learning or how you plan to put it into action in accomplishing your future learning goals.  Insufficiently stated one principle of success related to spacedrepetition. Insufficiently summarized the concept of spaced repetition and explained its relationship to learning. Insufficiently explained how you have personally seen this principle of success work in your own learning or how you plan to put it into action in accomplishing your future learning goals.

 

Partially stated one principle of success related to spaced repetition. Partially summarized the concept of spaced repetition and explained its relationship to learning. Partially explained how you have personally seen this principle of success work in your own learning or how you plan to put it into action in accomplishing your future learning goals.  Satisfactorily stated one principle of success related to spaced repetition. Satisfactorily summarized the concept of spaced repetition and explained its relationship to learning. Satisfactorily explained how you have personally seen this principle of success work in your own learning or how you plan to put it into action in accomplishing your future learning goals.  Thoroughly stated one principle of success related to spaced repetition. Thoroughly summarized the concept of spaced repetition and explained its relationship to learning. Thoroughly explained how you have personally seen this principle of success work in your own learning or how you plan to put it into action in accomplishing your future learning goals. 
3. State one principle of success related to habit formation. Summarize the concept of habit formation and explain its significance for meeting goals. Explain how you have personally seen this principle of success work in meeting your own goals or how you plan to put it into action.Weight: 30% Did not submit or incompletely stated one principle of success related to habit formation. Did not submit or incompletely summarized the concept of habit formation and explained its significance for meeting goals. Did not submit or incompletely explained how you have personally seen this principle of success work in meeting your own goals or how you plan to put it into action. Insufficiently stated one principle of success related to habit formation. Insufficiently summarized the concept of habit formation and explained its significance for meeting goals. Insufficiently explained how you have personally seen this principle of success work in meeting your own goals or how you plan to put it into action. Partially stated one principle of success related to habit formation. Partially summarized the concept of habit formation and explained its significance for meeting goals. Partially explained how you have personally seen this principle of success work in meeting your own goals or how you plan to put it into action. Satisfactorily stated one principle of success related to habit formation. Satisfactorily summarized the concept of habit formation and explained its significance for meeting goals. Satisfactorily explained how you have personally seen this principle of success work in meeting your own goals or how you plan to put it into action. Thoroughly stated one principle of success related to habit formation. Thoroughly summarized the concept of habit formation and explained its significance for meeting goals. Thoroughly explained how you have personally seen this principle of success work in meeting your own goals or how you plan to put it into action.
4. Clarity, writing mechanics, and formatting requirements 

Weight: 10%

Did not submit or wrote with an incomplete level of clarity. Did not submit or incompletely adhered to proper writing mechanics and the formatting requirements outlined for this assignment. Wrote with an insufficient level of clarity. Insufficiently adhered to proper writing mechanics and the formatting requirements outlined for this assignment. Wrote with a partial level of clarity. Partially adhered to proper writing mechanics and the formatting requirements outlined for this assignment. Wrote with a satisfactory level of clarity. Satisfactorily adhered to proper writing mechanics and the formatting requirements outlined for this assignment. Wrote with a thorough level of clarity. Thoroughly adhered to proper writing mechanics and the formatting requirements outlined for this assignment.