Reflection Essay Overview
the topic is: MEMORY
At the end of this course, you will write a brief reflection essay that incorporates one piece of research on a concept or topic you found especially important in the course. As you move through the units and learn about different aspects of psychology, start thinking about what subject you might choose. The assignment will ask you to do the following:
Explain the topic you have chosen in your own words.
Discuss why you found it relevant or important.
Incorporate one quote from a source on the subject from the online library.
Explain the significance of the quote on the subject.
Discuss how you will use the topic or concept in your work or personal life.
Cite your source within the text and with a references entry.
Your essay will be graded based on the following rubric:
The concept is explained clearly and accurately. 20
The paper includes thoughtful reflection on the importance of the concept to the writer. 20
The essay makes connections between the concept and everyday life. 20
The essay successfully integrates a credible sources from the online library. 20
The research is properly cited in the text and on a references page. 10
The writing is clear and largely free from errors. 10