• January 28th, 2016

Presentation – Biological and the Trait Perspectives Power Point Presentation Week 3

Paper, Order, or Assignment Requirements

Analyze biological and humanistic approaches to personality. Choose one of the following topics:


  1. Describe biological factors that influence the formation of personality

* Inherent predispositions (genetics) and abilities

* Darwin & evolutionary personality theory

* Temperament and personality

* Right brain/left brain personality differences

* Twin studies

* Physical differences/changes and personality


  1. Examine the understanding of biological influences on personality

* Good genes – bad genes – master race?

* Biological approach to personality

* Looks and personality

* Personality attributable to social mechanisms

* Survival of the fittest – eugenics – human genome

* Inferior/superior personalities

* Gender and personality


  1. Trait theory and  personality development

* Personality measurement as a predictor of behavior

* Measurement of psychological adjustment

* How does heredity and environment influence personality development

* Describe the Big Five Factor Theory and its uses


  1. Explain the basic aspects of Allport’s Theory 

* Describe the major themes of the theory

* Personality traits as described by Allport

* Explain Social Phenomena

* Humanistic-Existential view of personality


Create an 8 – 10 minute presentation with Microsoft® PowerPoint” (Option! Prezi or Xtranormal).


Divide topic into 3 – 4 subtopics and prepare 2 – 3 slides of explanation for each.



  • Personality: Classic Theories
  • Tips for Creating a Microsoft® PowerPoint® Presentation

Include at least two of the following media drawn from outside sources and accurately cited consistent with APA guidelines:

  • Images/visuals (cite in an Image Reference Page for each image used)
  • Audio clips
  • Short video clips
  • Brief text descriptions and identifiers
  • Charts/graphs

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