PL EN


Journal
2018 | 4 (76) | 26-31
Article title

Children's drawings and their analysis as a method supporting understanding of concepts in workshops at children's universities

Content
Title variants
Languages of publication
Abstracts
EN
Drawing is for a child a form of play and a way of free expression. At the same time, it is an opportunity to develop imagination, creativity, and knowledge about the surrounding world. For psychologists and therapists, a child’s drawing, as part of the projection methods used, is a source of knowledge about its emotions, personality, and situation. Also, the marketing specialists make use of projection techniques, including projection drawings, for instance, to study the behaviors of youngest consumers. The article aims to present the way of using the projection method, such as a drawing analysis during the educational workshops and for qualitative research conducted among the youngest. In the first part of the article, the subject literature on projection techniques, in particular on a drawing analysis is reviewed. In the further part, the stages of a child’s drawing development along with their characteristics are presented. The last section illustrates the proposals for the use of a projection drawing as part of the workshop work with children and an example of such activities are given. It should be emphasized that the use of projection methods requires educators to possess knowledge, sensitivity, and caution in the interpretation. Children’s drawings differ concerning their artistic talents, age, stage of development and symbols used. The proper understanding of the last sphere is a very complex process.
Journal
Year
Issue
Pages
26-31
Physical description
Contributors
  • Cracow University of Economics
References
  • Bland, D. (2018). Using drawing in research with children: lessons from practice. International Journal of Research & Method in Education, 41, 342-352.
  • Braun-Gałkowska, M. (2016). Rysunek projekcyjny. Kraków: Wydawnictwo WAM.
  • Braun-Gałkowska, M. (2016). Różnorodność rysunków dziecięcych. Edukacja Elementarna w Teorii i Praktyce, 3(41), 41-65.
  • Chmielnicka-Plaskota, A. (2014). Rysunek dziecka. Badania porównawcze Polska - USA. Wskazania do artoterapii. Warszawa: Difin.
  • Clark, A. (2005). Listening to and involving young children: A review of research and practice. In Beyond listening: Children's perspectives on early childhood services, 175, 489-505.
  • Frączek, A. (1965). Projekcyjne techniki badania osobowości. In L. Wołoszynowa (Ed.) Materiały do nauczania psychologii. Warszawa: PWN.
  • Heitzman, J. (2009). Wpływ stresu na mechanizmy obronne osobowości, przed i po przestępstwie agresywnym. Postępy Psychiatrii i Neurologii, 9, supplement 2(10), 243-251.
  • Jak powstał świat. (2012, October 22). [Web message]. Retrieved from https://www.umcs.pl/pl/aktualnosci,3185,jak-powstal-swiat,14648.chtm
  • Lasota, A. (2016). Rysunek dziecka. In Encyklopedia dzieciństwa. Retrieved September 1, 2018 from http://encyklopediadziecinstwa.pl/index.php?title=Rysunek_dziecka
  • Lewicki, A. (1969). Psychologia kliniczna. Warszawa: PWN.
  • Maria w laboratorium (2017, November 7). [Web message]. Retrieved from https://www.umcs.pl/pl/aktualnosci,3185,konkurs-plastyczny-maria-w-laboratorium,56968.chtm
  • Popek, S. (1985). Analiza psychologiczna twórczości dzieci i młodzieży. Warszawa: WSiP.
  • Popek, S. (2010). Psychologia twórczości plastycznej. Kraków: Oficyna Wydawnicza Impuls.
  • Rembowski, J. (1975). Metoda projekcyjna w psychologii dzieci i młodzieży. Warszawa: PWN.
  • Szuman, S. (1990). Sztuka dziecka. Warszawa: WSiP.
  • Światowy, G. (2016). Techniki projekcyjne w badaniach marketingowych In K. Mazurek-Łopacińska (Ed.), Badania marketingowe. Metody, techniki i obszary aplikacji na współczesnym rynku. Warszawa: PWN.
  • Tyniowski, T. (1986). Wychowanie i nauczanie osób upośledzonych w stopniu umiarkowanym i znacznym. Warszawa: WSiP.
Document Type
Publication order reference
Identifiers
YADDA identifier
bwmeta1.element.desklight-1ae97c2e-cff5-46a0-bfd7-b4fb79acf70b
JavaScript is turned off in your web browser. Turn it on to take full advantage of this site, then refresh the page.