Veiws on Intelligence and Case Study

 

Veiws on Intelligence and Case Study on Intelligence Tests and Intellectual Disabilities

This is a 2 part assignment. 1 page per part. Textbook page, case study provided along with video links

PART 1:
What did you believe were the common characteristics of intelligence? In other words, how are you able to tell if someone is intelligent? After reading the different theories of intelligence how have your views changed? Review the summary table 7.4 on theories of intelligence presented on page 238 in the textbook and view the videos. Which type of intelligence do you think that you possess? Explain using the definition of the theory you choose, explain your reasons for believing you connect to your choice of theories? Provide examples in your response.

Gardner’s Theory of Multiple Intelligences: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u9Kv1FHyGjg
Emotional Intelligence: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ntGROLuMq5M
Sternberg’s Triarchic Theory of Intelligence: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LL2G4_09Uu8

PART 2:
Review the case study on intelligence tests and intellectual disabilities. Write an essay of three paragraphs that discuss how the differences between the current Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scale and the Wechsler Intelligence Scales can have implications for adults with intellectual disabilities (mental retardation).