Assignment 2: Presentation: Your Review
of a Professional Journal Article
Due in Week 10 and worth 230
Using Assignment 1, create a 10-15 slide
PowerPoint presentation in which you:
Present the findings using presentation
software of your choice.
Include a title slide and references section
(references section must be in APA format). Note: These two (2) slides are not
part of the ten (10) slide requirement.
Develop a creative and appealing
presentation for a professional audience, using two to three (2-3) colors, two
to three (2-3) fonts, and two to three (2-3) other visuals.
Provide coherent, clear, organized, and
substantive content that can be easily understood by the audience.
Provide detailed speaker notes for each
slide. Note: The speaker notes should be formally written. In other words,
correct spelling, grammar, and punctuation are expected.
Summarize three (3) critical main points of
the Assignment 1 topic paper. Note: Elaborate on the main points in additional
slides as necessary. Use in-text citations in APA format to support your
Conclude your presentation with both a
summary of the facts and your opinion of where future beneficial research on
your chosen topic will lead.
Note: A sample student-produced example is
located in the Student Center of the course shell under Additional
Your assignment must follow these formatting
References and in-text citations must follow
APA or school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional
Include a cover slide containing the title
of the assignment, the student’s name, the professor’s name, the course title,
and the date. The cover slide and the reference slide are not included in the
required assignment presentation length.
The specific course learning outcomes
associated with this assignment are:
Identify key concepts that provide a
foundation for the study of adjustment.
Summarize the major psychological
Compare and contrast the different types of
Use technology and information resources to
research issues in psychology.
Write clearly and concisely about psychology
using proper writing mechanics.