Show ability to use standard professional English in formal written documents.
Familiarize yourself with the strategies of research and produce an original five page minimum persuasive research essay using only the your College library to find varied academic resources/databases. Choose five current, varied (by type), and credible sources to use in writing to support your topic which should result in a five page essay that persuades the reader that your perspective on a debatable topic is the correct position to take. Your APA paper should demonstrate your ability to engage the reader, provide a strong thesis with pattern for development, incorporate in-text citations as needed, and include a final reference page listing and using research resources as described above. Here is the topic for your persuasive essay assignment:
What do you think will be the most important debatable economic or social problem facing your field of work [nursing or being a nurse] 20 years from now? Choose the problem, define it, and defend your position using credible research from the your College library databases.