The MYP is a challenging framework that encourages students to make practical connections between their studies and the real world. The MYP is a five-year programme, which can be implemented in a partnership between schools, or in several abbreviated (two, three or four year) formats. A theory is a proposed explanation of those patterns. Theories have different scales. Macro-level theories, such as structural functionalism and conflict theory, attempt to explain how societies operate as a whole. Micro-level theories, such as symbolic interactionism, focus on interactions between individuals. 1.4. Why Study Sociology?

Reasons to Write a Position Paper. A position paper serves a variety of valuable purposes. One simple, general reason to write a position paper is to deepen your understanding of an issue and organize your point of view. A more concrete reason is that position papers can be used as the foundation for finding solutions to problems. Concepts: How can you identify an artist's style? How do artists get their ideas and inspirations? Understanding different artists' styles, mediums, techniques, and compositions and applying it...