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Create and deliver a two-minute or less elevator pitch (persuasive oral argument) regarding your social justice issue as a video.
Complete a written analysis of the structure and persuasive elements of your elevator speech (akin to the analysis you did for this week’s discussion)
Imagine that you have a chance elevator encounter with your local state (or other locality relevant to your specific issue) representative. Assume this person does NOT have a background in psychology.
You have two minutes not only to convince her that your social justice issue is a priority concern but also explain how psychological theory can help diagnose and remedy the issue.
Identification of your social justice issue and why it is important (to you and the world)
This is the same social justice issue that you used for your Literature Review.
How psychological theory relates to your social justice issue and has the potential to help address the problem
Do not discuss specific research or the details of your solutions.
Be sure you establish ethos, logos, and pathos, and do not forget to incorporate storytelling!
This is an APA-style analysis of the structure and persuasive techniques leveraged in your elevator pitch, akin to the analysis provided in our M5 discussion.
Discuss how you have established ethos, logos, and pathos and the role of storytelling in your elevator pitch.
Outline the structure of your argument (e.g., Problem, Solution, Benefits) and how you supported each component.