The final project for this course is the creation of an individual research paper that compares and contrasts Piaget’s theory of cognitive development with Vygotsky’s sociocultural theory.
Your paper should include the major facets of each theory, the strengths and limitations of each, and relevant current research from the past three years pertaining to each theory.
Students will submit a research paper that compares and contrasts Piaget’s theory of cognitive development with that of Vygotsky’s sociocultural theory.
The research paper will include the following sections:
The application of social development topics and research has to be clearly stated using explicit examples to support rationale
Analysis has to be well-developed including all of the criteria: major findings, controversies, and issues related to social development
Need to be Evidence of scientific thinking and personal responsibility is clearly developed and cited
We can’t have any errors related to organization, grammar and style, and APA citations
It need to Incorporates at least 5 scholarly resources effectively that reflect depth and breadth of research