What Is Moral Development? - Definition & Stages


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Moral development focuses on _____.

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1. Who developed a three-level theory of moral development with six stages?

2. According to Lawrence Kohlberg, the first level of moral development is _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

These assessment tools will measure your comprehension of the moral development stages. Material you should focus on includes Kohlberg's highest level of moral development and stage three of moral development.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The tools will measure your knowledge of:

  • The professional who developed a theory of moral development
  • First and highest levels of moral development
  • Moral development stage three
  • Number of stages that are found in each level of the moral development theory
  • The focus of moral development

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension- ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on moral development
  • Knowledge application- use your knowledge to answer a question about the focus of moral development
  • Information recall- access the knowledge you've gained regarding the professional who was responsible for developing a theory of moral development

Additional Learning

To reinforce your knowledge of moral development, check the related lesson titled What Is Moral Development? - Definition & Stages. These objectives can be found in this lesson:

  • Identify what moral development is and its significance
  • Recall the levels of the moral development theory
  • Review the stages that are found in each level of the moral development theory
  • Apply knowledge of the lesson to examples of moral development