“Students will write a case study based either on a historical person, a fictional character or a published autobiography, integrating relevant research and demonstrating their knowledge of personality theories, psychological dynamics, impact on self and others. Length: 2000-2500 words”
Introduction: What made you choose this character/person? What are you looking to find out about this person? What aspect of their life are you hoping to address and better understand, by using personality theories?
Main body: Two options
- Section on biography and or autobiography
- Section on Personality theories (what we took are : Freud, Adler, Horney, Jung)
- Section on Application of personality theories to the character
Conclusion: How did you answer your initial questions? What would you like to further explore about this person in the future?