PSY101- Week 4 Discussion 2 -Personality: One of a Kind
Personality: One of a Kind. 1st Post Due by Day 3.
To prepare for this discussion, please read Chapter 5 of your textbook. In addition, complete the International Personality Item Pool Representation of the NEO PI-RTM, watch Bringing up Monkey, and read “The Interplay between culture and personality”. Finally, review Instructor Guidance and relevant Announcements. In this discussion, you will consider personality. Be sure to use your own academic voice and apply in-text citations appropriately throughout your post. Personality psychology explores individual differences: what characteristics make you different, unique, and… well, you? • Complete the International Personality Item Pool Representation of the NEO PI-RTM (either the short or long version). o Explain the five domains of personality. o Interpret your score, noting aspects of the assessment that are interesting to you. o Illustrate each dimension of your personality with personal examples. • Watch Bringing up Monkey and read “The Interplay between culture and personality”. o Differentiate between malleable versus rigid elements of personality. o Relate elements of your own personality that may be particularly impacted by social and cultural contexts that you have experienced. • Remember to use your own academic voice and apply in-text citations appropriately throughout your post. Post your initial response of 250 words or more by Day 3 (Thursday).
The big five personality domains include extraversion, agreeableness, conscientiousness, neuroticism and Openness to experience. Extraversion which is also called Surgency encompasses more specific traits as talkative, energetic, and assertive. Agreeableness encompasses traits like sympathetic, kind, and affectionate. Conscientiousness Includes traits like organized, thorough, and playful, Neuroticism Includes traits…