A research paper is to be written on one of the categories that is of greatest interest to the student. This allows the student a lot of freedom and creativity to use graphs or illustrations.
This paper must be written in APA style. The body of the paper must be a minimum of 3 content pages but not more than 4 pages. This paper is to be double-spaced with one inch margins all around in a 12 point font. It should include a title page, an abstract, in-text citations where appropriate, and must contain a separate reference page (per APA format). Grammar and spelling must be correct.
APA style is a form of writing academic papers that keeps the paper objective. It is written in the third person. There is no use of “I, me, my, you, yours, us, we, our,” or similar pronoun. There are no abbreviations or slang terms. It is a formal style of writing. Remember, the author is a reporter conveying information as objectively as possible.
This paper must include at least three references (not including the textbook) of which at least one should be a peer-reviewed journal article from the EU library.
This assignment will be graded according to the final criteria:
20%: Correct and relevant content pertaining to course
20%: Correct spelling/grammar of all information presented
20%: Clarity of thought, expression and presentation
20%: Length and correct use of APA style and format