Upon selection of topic and writing of your second paper OUTLINE, this Week 5, you will continue to work on Research Paper #2 in APA style, due a the end of Week 6, Sunday. See APA Style Checklist on the left-hand side bars, and click on it to make sure you are not missing any steps.You will also find the APA Checklist in your Lectures folder
For such work, there are APA Writing style exercises that you will be completing in these two weeks, in order to refresh concepts.
Also read the Chapters of your eBook that reminds you of this type of writing style (APA).
DUE DATE for RESEARCH PAPER #2 end of Week 6
1.Specs for Research Paper #2
- 3-4 pages
- APA style (see samples in Lectures folder Week 5)
- Choose a topic that you have always wanted to research and learn more about, but have never had the time to do so.
- DO NOT select any topic from the old list that we used for Research Paper #1.
- Your may use citations from journals, reviews, recent news items with proper quotes and dates, quotes and comments from experts in the field with appropriated accreditation (complete name and title), first-hand recounts of someone who experienced your topic in real life, story telling, and your own life experiences- if you have any related to your topic of choice.
2. How to write a college paper Outline
3. Topic suggestions for your last paper
WHAT TO DO FIRST
a) Choose one that resonates with you or that you would like to investigate more about
b) Begin your brainstorming process by yourself and/or with a partner
c) Prepare your Outline and submit it NO LATER that Sunday Week 5, for me to review
Global Warming – is it our fault that our planet is dying or a natural course of existance
Cryonics – is it worth it to disturb the body, to wait so long?
Autism, Myths and Realities – how to help parents with autistic children? tips, right schools, early treatments and support, preventing mistakes
Alzheimer’s Disease, how to care and support a relative suffering from AD
Smoking – A pleasure or a death sentence- although everyone knows the dangers of smoking, why do people continue buying cigarettes
Eye Surgery to improve your vision – How has this surgery improved since its beginnings? who is an ideal candidate for it?
Organ Trafficking – cases and outcomes; prevention and stats
Bullying – what makes a kid bully another one; what makes a kid want to commit suicide
Anorexia and Bulimia – is it related to self esteem, family issues or problem brought from birth
Child Pornography – in 2017 why does this still exist? Is it worst than before or it’s less, only that before cases were known of as easily
Human Trafficking – how to prevent it, avoid it and fight it
Cinematography – History and most memorable films – timeline from beginning of film history to present times
Euthanasia – is it killing or mercy
Future Moon Travels -should man continue to explore beyond Earth
NASA’s Latest Developments and Findings – what do they know that we don’t know? Should the general public know about Alien Investigations currently taking place among scholars in the world
Online Education vs Onsite Education – benefits and downfalls of both approaches
Historical Expeditions and Archaeological Discoveries – Vasco de Gama Sails to India, first people to summit Everglades, the Lewis and Clark Expedition, etc. – http://famous-explorers.org/top-10-famous-expediti…
World Wonders – Great Pyramid of Giza, Hanging Gardens of Babylon, Colossus of Rhodes, etc.
Pilgrimages – Trails and Routs around the world – e.g. The Camino Pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela, France-Spain; Kumano Kodo Trail, Japan; http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/lists/incredible…
Holidays Around the World – research where and how they originated, timeline, changes/meaning through time – e.g. Thanksgiving, Ramadan, Kwazaa, Christmas, Hanukkah, Chinese New Year, Brazanth, St. Lucia Day, Reyes Magos (The Three Kings) Day, Mardi Gras, New Year, Mother’s and Father’s Day, Valentine’s Day, Day of the Death, 5 de Mayo, etc.