1. Interpret information through close and critical reading. 2. Demonstrat

1. Interpret information
through close and critical reading.
2. Demonstrate effective
use of the writing process.
3. Employ effective
academic tone, style, mechanics, and citation method.
4. Integrate relevant
source material effectively and ethically.
5. Support a position
appropriate to the rhetorical situation.
You will submit a five- to seven-page (1,250 to 1,800 word)
well-structured essay that is formatted in proper APA style. Your essay is
expected to be the product of a complete and thorough writing process.
The argument presented in your essay must be
sound, valid, and based upon evidence from at least eight credible sources—at
least five of which must be scholarly. Information and evidence must be
integrated properly, cited accurately, and used with integrity. The essay must
be appropriate for an academic audience.