|Due By (Pacific Time)
||12/17/2016 12:00 pm
Please answer the following question by integrating research, examples and opinion. Your answer should be no less than 300 words in length. The assignment is worth 88 points. It is important that your answer is justified and supported with substantial research, examples and opinion. A brief introduction and conclusion should be included in your answer. 55 points is allocated to justification and accuracy of your answer (the use of 2-3 academic resources is required).*wikipedia is not accepted as a reference for your assignment*
APA is required for this assignment and will be graded out of 13 points. If APA is not used, 13 points will be deducted from the assignment. Proper citation, referencing and material integration is required. Copying and pasting ANY material from ANY source, including the textbook will receive a score of zero. Please note that APA style includes components such as: title page, abstract and reference page.
Spelling and grammar will be assessed out of 10 points. This includes sentence structures, fluency, typos, and overall grammatical errors. Scholarly and academic writing is expected at this level and will be taken into account for assessment.
Organization and structure will be assessed out of 10 points. This includes tone, flow, format and appearance.
55 Points- Justification and Accuracy of Answers (research, opinion, point articulation)
13 Points- APA (abstract, title page, running head, citation, reference page)
10 Points- Spelling and Grammar (typos, grammar style, tone, flow)
10 Points- Organization and Structure (introduction, body, conclusion)
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