Today, we started learning about the 24 character strength traits.
The VIA Classification of Character Strengths is made up of 24 character strengths that are categorised into six different areas:
As individuals, we each possess all of the 24 identified character strengths to varying degrees. Some strengths feature prominently in our characters (these are our ‘top traits’ or ‘signature traits’), but they can all be developed over time.
The 24 character strengths are described below.
In class, we researched and discussed the meaning of each character strength. Once we know more about them, we will be able to identify which “signature traits” feature in our personalities.