December 7, 2018

psychological perspective

psychological perspective Prior to beginning this discussion, select a peer-reviewed, scholarly article from the Ashford University Library on a particular aspect of language acquisition studied from a psychological perspective. • Part 1: As you were reading this week, what vocabulary was used that was unfamiliar to you or might be to your peers? Identify three to five words from this week’s content and research each word in the context of learning and cognition. Explain, in your own words, what each word means and how it is used in the context of learning and cognition. • Part 2: Based on the […]
December 7, 2018

Organizational Learning in Target Setting

Organizational Learning in Target Setting Prior to beginning this discussion, read the following required articles: •“Organizational Learning in Target Setting” •“Organizational Learning and Learning Organizations: An Integrative Framework” •“Improving Organizational Learning Through Leadership Training” •“Systematic Professional Development Training and Its Impact on Teachers’ Attitudes Toward ELLs: SIOP and Guided Coaching” •“Review of Organizational Resilience: How Learning Sustains Organizations in Crisis, Disaster, and Breakdowns” For this discussion, you will be focusing on your self-development and your learning experiences in the context of the workplace. In your initial post, apply basic research methods and the alignment of content within research to the […]
December 7, 2018

The primary goal of the Learning and Cognition

The primary goal of the Learning and Cognition The primary goal of the Learning and Cognition Handbook assignment is to integrate concepts from the discipline of learning and cognitive psychology into a usable and professional guide that is designed for a specific audience based on your career goals. The purpose of this handbook is to share helpful strategies and apply what you have learned from the course to six major topics in the field. You will incorporate your findings from required sources and the relevant sources you researched in the Week 2 Discipline-Based Literature Review, as well as those from […]
December 7, 2018

Social Psychology

Social Psychology Beliefs and Attitudes Essay People don’t like it when their beliefs, attitudes, and behaviors are inconsistent. We don’t approve of this inconsistency in others, either. In a two-page essay, consider why this is so by answer the following questions: ◦Describe each of the three consistency theories. How do they differ? ◦Describe how your beliefs influence your behavior. Give an example. ◦Describe how your attitudes influence your behavior. How does this differ from your beliefs impacting your behavior? Provide an example. ◦Have you ever changed your beliefs or attitudes because of inconsistency? Explain. Book source:Baumeister, R. & Bushman, B. […]
December 7, 2018

Cognitive Psychology

Cognitive Psychology People often take shortcuts in problem solving and quickly arrive at answers. Known as heuristics, these shortcuts may increase the speed of decisions but may also decrease the accuracy of those decisions. The experiment used in this assignment deals with inaccurate decisions based on the conjunction fallacy, where people think the chance of two events happening at the same time is greater than just one event occurring. However, the chance of one event occurring is greater than two events occurring; hence, the fallacy. Access the CogLab demonstration Typical Reasoning. Follow the instructions to complete the demonstration. Next, answer […]
December 6, 2018

Importance of Effective Communication

Importance of Effective Communication Write a 1,050- to 1,750-word paper in which you describe the Importance of Communication for Criminal Justice Professionals:       Focus on a particular criminal justice professional of interest to you.  (E.g.:  police officer, hostage negotiator, forensics examiner, probation or parole officer, prosecutor, defense attorney, correctional officer.)  The paper is based on the importance of effective communication skills, their barriers to effective communications, and methods to compensate for those barriers in the context of this individual’s professional work environment.   Submit your paper to the Assignments Forum by Day #7       Provide real-world examples […]
December 6, 2018

Technology and Communication

Technology and Communication Prepare a 1,050- to 1,750-word paper that explains how technology has affected the communication capabilities of specialized databases in the criminal justice system.       Include the following in your paper:       A comparison of at least two types of specialized databases, such as the following:       Mobile data terminals AFIS Live scan Facial recognition Iris scan       Overall positve effect due to new technologies Overall negative effect due to new technologies A discussion about which new specialized technologies you might want to use and why Submit to the Assignments […]
December 6, 2018

Verbal Communication

Verbal Communication Write a 1,750- to 2,100-word paper describing how verbal and nonverbal communication can affect communication in the following areas:       ·        Police situations (public announcement to the press)   ·        Courtroom setting (testifying)   ·        Corrections facility (employees, peers, inmates)   ·        Juvenile facility (employees, peers, inmates)   ·        Submit to the Assignments Forum       Identify one communication guideline or preferred practice for each area.   Include one to three references to support your findings. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
December 6, 2018

Ethics Scrapbook

Ethics Scrapbook SCRAPBOOK ONLY Locate three contemporary examples in each of the following categories for a total of 12 examples:   Good Samaritan conduct or random acts of kindness Acts of vigilantism – violating the law to enforce the law Acts of civil disobedience – violating the law to change the law Three criminal acts committed by professionals in the course of their employment other than criminal justice professionals in which the defendant was believed to have violated the ethical standards of his or her profession.   Assemble your 12 examples according to their category and in a visually appealing […]
December 6, 2018

Political Cartoon

Political Cartoon Locate a political cartoon highlighting the debate over whether Justice Scalia should recuse himself in the hearings on Cheney’s Energy Task Force closed-door meetings.   Write a one-paragraph summary discussing whether you agree or disagree with Justice Scalia’s memorandum or the sentiments expressed in the political cartoon
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