Psychology-Ethical Issues Analysis
Ethical Issues Analysis
THIS WILL BE A SEQUENCE….TOTAL OF 5 PAPERS.
Write an assessment of an ethical issue in a case study and construct an ethical analysis based on the application of ethical principles.
Note: The assessments in this course build upon each other, so you are strongly encouraged to complete them in sequence.
As a psychology professional, you will encounter ethical dilemmas at times in your work. Dealing with controversial and ambiguous real-life situations within the framework of a complex society provokes challenges. Familiarity with the APA principles, use of critical thinking, consulting with others, and ongoing gains in professional experience enhance our ability as professionals to effectively apply ethical standards in practice. In this assessment, you will apply this understanding to a case study problem.
By successfully completing this assessment, you will demonstrate your proficiency in the following course competencies and assessment criteria:
Competency 6: Solve problems in the field of psychology through critical and scientific analysis and innovative thinking.
Analyze alternatives for resolving an ethical dilemma.
Competency 4: Evaluate decisions or actions based on cultural competence and ethical principles.
Use the APA Ethical Principles of Psychologists and Code of Conduct to assess which of them relate to a particular ethical issue.
Support a chosen course of action based on ethical principles.
Competency 7: Communicate effectively with diverse recipients in a manner consistent with expectations for psychology professionals.
Write coherently to support a central idea with correct grammar, usage, and mechanics.
Apply proper APA formatting and style.