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Looking Ahead Unit 9 Assignment Looking Ahead You have been working on your Unit 9 Assignment throughout this entire term, so none of this information will be new to you. Your primary objective in this course is to demonstrate your mastery of the skills noted in the program outcomes by developing your Unit 9 final research paper - a 10 page analysis of a significant historic/cultural event that has influenced human behaviors, human expression, ethics, and which you can analyze and provide future recommendations. Before you submit your paper, take another look at the Assignment Requirements below to make sure you have included all the necessary elements: Final Research Paper Overview (written in third person): 1. Introduction (1 page) a. Brief background of topic b. Why topic is important to analyze c. Thesis 2. Analysis of Humanities (3 pages) a. Human Behavior b. Human Expression c. Ethics 3. Critical Analysis of Situation & Recommendations (3 pages) a. Relevance to contemporary issues/future concerns b. Recommendations for future considerations and future areas of study c. Evaluation of recommendations: rationale for recommendations to address the topic, and why they would be successful 4. Conclusion (end of research paper) (1 page) a. Reiteration of thesis Page 1 of 6 Sample Content Topic 2/21/2018 ....
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b. Reiteration of why topic is important 5. Personal Reflection (separate section written in first person) (2 pages) a. Lessons learned from completing this project b. Critical analysis of process challenges: what would you do differently? c. Critical analysis of process positives: what did you do well? d. Application of critical analysis to professional/personal life e. Final thoughts Title Page The title page needs to adhere to the APA format required by the University. There is a sample of an APA formatted title page in the Writing Center. For the title page, create an interesting and catchy title that motivates your audience to read your paper. Introduction (1 page) Your paper’s introduction should include the background or history of your chosen event, why the topic is important to research and analyze, and your thesis. First, the introduction should provide a bit of background for your reader. Do not assume your reader knows about the topic and its history. Share with your reader the time and place that the event occurred and provide a little background. Include a brief review of what led up to the event, why it was such a significant or historic moment, who it involved, etc. Then, add in the introduction why this is an important topic for research and analysis both for current and future concerns. Finally, the thesis is the main point of your paper. You should consider your objective (what is the main point you want your reader to remember), consider your audience, and make the thesis connect to what will be covered in your paper. Since the Final Research Paper specifically requires that you discuss how the event influenced human behavior, human expression, and ethics, your thesis should reflect this. For
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  • Spring '18
  • Harrison
  • human expression, Sample Content Topic

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