Discuss the Five-Factor Model of personality, and how you think it applies to you and your real-life choices and behaviors, such as mate preferences and career endeavors.

Discuss the Five-Factor Model of personality, and how you think it applies to you and your real-life choices and behaviors, such as mate preferences and career endeavors.

Discussion for Unit Seven – Chapters 13 and 14 Chapter 13 – Personality Here are some questions to use as a starting point for discussion.  Please feel free to discuss any other material that you feel is relevant and interests you.  In addition, respond to, at least, one or two posts from other students.

1.  What do you think of Freud’s psychoanalytic theory?  Although he was a maverick and leader in describing personality, his theory has been criticized by today’s standards.  Discuss the pros and cons of his theory and give examples to support your point of view.

2.  Discuss the Five-Factor Model of personality, and how you think it applies to you and your real-life choices and behaviors, such as mate preferences and career endeavors.

3.  If you were a personality psychologist, which assessment(s) do you think would appeal to you the most?  Discuss the reasons why, and how you would use them in your work, either in research and/or therapy.

Scroll to Top