Personality and four stages of personality development

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PERSONALITY AND FOUR STAGES OF PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENTPERSONALITY AND FIVE STAGES OF PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT NDUDUZO VINCENT MIYA21436587TRAVEL AND TOURISM PRACTICE III PRESENTATIONYEAR 2016LECTURER: MR SHAWDURBAN UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, SOUTH AFRICADEPARTMENT OF TOURISM 1CONTENT Personality Definition Personality DevelopmentStages of Personality DevelopmentSourcesTuesday, 21 March, 2017CHINA MIYA2PERSONALITY DEFINITION ETYMOLOGY It was taken from two Latin words Per and Son which means to sound through . Later, the two words were coined to Persona meaning an actors mask through which the sound of his voice was projected. Traditionally, in Greek plays, the actors wore mask while performing to portray his character. DEFINITIONIt is a sum total of all physical, psychological and emotional attitudes, values, interests and motivational factors.Tuesday, 21 March, 2017CHINA MIYA23PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT Is the development of the organized patterns of behavior and attitudes that makes an individual distinctive.Is the capacity for introspection and the ability to recognize oneself as an individual separate from the environment and other individuals.Tuesday, 21 March, 2017CHINA MIYA4 FIVE STAGES OF PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENTSelf Awareness Psychological and emotional IntelligenceAttitude Behavior Modification Self MotivationTuesday, 21 March, 2017CHINA MIYA51. SELF AWARENESS Is the capacity for introspection and the ability to recognize oneself as an individual separate from the environment and other individuals.Self-awareness (sometimes also referred to as self-knowledge or introspection) is about understanding your own needs, desires, failings, habits, and everything else that makes you tick. The more you know about yourself, the better you are at adapting life changes that suit your needs62. PSYCHOLOGICAL AND EMOTIONAL INTELLEGENCE The ability to manage emotions, including the ability to regulate your own emotions, and the ability to cheer up or calm down another person.Controlling emotions is crucialEmotions are the fundamental functions of personality development Tuesday, 21 March, 2017CHINA MIYA73. ATTITUDE A tendency to respond positively or negatively towards a certain idea, object, person, or situation. Attitude influences an individual's choice of action, and responses to challenges, incentives, and rewards (together called stimuli).Four major components of attitudeAffective: emotions or feelings. Cognitive: belief or opinions held consciously. Conative: inclination for action. Evaluative: positive or negative response to stimuli.Tuesday, 21 March, 2017CHINA MIYA884. BEHAVIOR MODIFICATION Behavior management, also called behavior modification, attempts to guide and motivate individuals to change their actions or interactions in certain settings. Positive behavior Learn to react in the most appropriate mannerTuesday, 21 March, 2017CHINA MIYA95. SELF MOTIVATION Self motivation is the ability to satisfy a desire, expectation, or goal without being influenced to do so by another personPeople who are self-motivated tend to be more organized, have good time management skills and more self-esteem and confidenceFundamental of self-motivation is goal setting Tuesday, 21 March, 2017CHINA MIYA10VISUALISATION OF A GOOD PERSONALITYTuesday, 21 March, 2017CHINA MIYA11SOURCESGoleman, D. 2003. Emotional Intelligence. (Online). Available: (Accessed 04 April 2016)American Psychological Association. 2015. Personality. (Online). Available: (Accessed 04 April 2016)Lane, K. 2015. What are some of attitude type?. (Online). Available: (Accessed 07 April 2016)Pathway To Happiness. 2015. Self Awareness. (Online). Available: (Accessed 03 April 2016)Oxford Dictionaries. 2009. Behavior. (Online). Available: (Accessed 09 April 2016)Tuesday, 21 March, 2017CHINA MIYA12