STEP ONE - KNOW THE CRITERIA

 

Make sure your paper fits the assignment.  Know your instructor's requirements concerning:

 
 

Topic choice - Is it up to you or is it assigned?
 
Scope - Just an overview or in-depth coverage?
 
Goal - Simply presenting information or taking a position?
 
Length - Is there a minimum or maximum length?
 
Sources - How many and what type?
 
Format - APA, MLA, or something else?
 
Due date - It will be here sooner than you think!
 
 

 

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