Week 8 Assignment 1: Go Forth and Change Lives: Thinking about the Role of Argument and Research in Your Twelve-Month Plan
- Due Saturday by 11:59pm
- Points 40
- Submitting a file upload
Read/review the following resources for this activity:
- Week 8 Assignment 1 Template (Links to an external site.)
This assignment is an exciting chance for you to address the course outcomes in a new and personalized manner. You will consider the next year in four “chunks” of months. Based on your passions and uses for argument in different areas of your life, you will evaluate possible argument scenarios, considering audience and argument techniques. This assignment will also afford you the exciting prospect of using the source evaluation skills you have learned via searching for books to place on your personal reading list, referencing them in correct APA Style, and explaining what excites you about those books. The assignment template will guide you in expressing your goals, in thinking about argument in different and fun contexts, and in identifying books for your 12-month reading list. The objective of this assignment is to provide you with further application of argument techniques and of information literacy tools.
Please use the template, composing your responses directly on the template. Approach this assignment with an eye toward change and the power you have for impacting the world around you.