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Ch 11: Psychology Essay Topics

About This Chapter

Get ideas for psychology essay topics with this teacher resource chapter. The included essay topics can help you plan your class assessments and come up with interesting ways to assess your students' understanding of important psychology concepts.

Psychology Essay Topics - Chapter Summary

This convenient online chapter contains resources that are designed to help psychology teachers plan and assign a variety of essay topics. Inside the chapter, you'll find essay topics about psychological disorders, child psychology, criminal psychology and more. You can incorporate these essay topics into your curriculum at any time, and they're accessible on any Internet-connected device.

How It Helps

  • Helps plan student assessments: Access these resources to plan the written assignments for your psychology curriculum.
  • Covers many psychology topics: Essay topics address many areas of psychology.
  • Increases student knowledge and skills: Essay topics can help your students boost their psychology knowledge and writing skills.

Skills Covered

By the end of the chapter, you'll be able to assign essay/research paper topics about:

  • Psychological disorders
  • Child psychology
  • The psychology of dreams
  • Criminal psychology

7 Lessons in Chapter 11: Psychology Essay Topics
Psychological Disorder Research Paper Topics

1. Psychological Disorder Research Paper Topics

Writing about psychological disorders can help students become more familiar with human psychology. This lesson offers some topics that will require students to do external research about different psychological disorders.

Child Psychology Paper Topics

2. Child Psychology Paper Topics

Learning about child psychology can be a wonderful way for students to understand the mind and its development. This lesson offers paper topics that'll get your students thinking and writing deeply and critically.

Psychology of Dreams Essay Topics

3. Psychology of Dreams Essay Topics

Learning to think about dream psychology is a complicated and interesting process. This lesson provides a series of essay topics that will help students think about a variety of perspectives on dream psychology.

Criminal Psychology Essay Topics

4. Criminal Psychology Essay Topics

Are you teaching a unit or class on criminal justice or criminal psychology? The essay topics in this lesson will help your students explore key theories of criminal psychology through different types of essays.

Topics for Advice Essays

5. Topics for Advice Essays

Advice essays are common assignments in school as well as for college applications. This lesson offers some topics that will help students get going with their advice essays.

Stanford Prison Experiment Discussion Questions

6. Stanford Prison Experiment Discussion Questions

The Stanford Prison Experiment was a famous and unique psychology study designed to examine the psychological side effects of the stress of imprisonment, both from the perspective of the prisoners and the guards.

Jean Piaget Activities

7. Jean Piaget Activities

The following activities are designed to help your students find new and creative ways to explore the life and contributions of the Swiss psychologist Jean Piaget.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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