Assignment on Cognitive Development During Adolescence :
The quality of reasoning and thought processes in early adulthood is markedly different from those of adolescents’ and earlier.
Examine and discuss how these internal changes in cognitive development influence all other aspects of young adulthood development.
Your research write-up (not exceeding 2000 words) will be assessed based on the following:
1. Identify and explain with clear examples, the cognitive changes from the earlier stage (late adolescence) to young adulthood.
2. Apply the theoretical principles and critically discuss the influence of the cognitive changes
on the young adults’ outlook in life – in the areas of work, exercise, and leisure
3. Apply the theoretical principles and critically discuss the influence of the cognitive changes on young adults’ psychosocial aspects of life – in the areas of roles, and relationships.