JADM470 Terrorism for Emergency Management
Week 6 Assignment
COURSE PROJECT: FINAL PAPER
Complete the first deliverable for the Course Project. This week, you will need to complete the title page, write a brief description of final paper topic, and provide references to three outside sources.
Refer to the Course Project page in Introduction & Resources for details on requirements.
A Potential Terrorist Attack
The course project is designed to provide the student with an opportunity to research a topic of interest related to some aspect of Terrorism. This project is an effort to allow students to more fully explore issues related to either correctional officials or prison inmates.
The course project is worth 320 total points and will be graded on APA formatting, quality of research topic, quality of paper information, proper use of text citations, proper grammar, punctuation, usage and sentence structure, and the deliverable components for Weeks 1, 2, 5, and 6.
There are four components to the course project.
Title page, topic discussion, and list of three references
The course project has to meet the requirements below.
APA guidelines must be followed for all course component deliverables.
At least 6 authoritative, outside references are required for the annotated bibliography and the final paper.
All DeVry University policies are in effect including the plagiarism policy.
The final paper due Week 6 must be 8 to 10 pages of text in length, Times New Roman 12-point font, double-spaced. Include a cover page, introduction or abstract, body of the report, summary or conclusion, and references page.
The final paper is due at the end of Week 6 of this course.
Any questions about this paper may be discussed in the Course Q & A Forum or instructor e-mail.
Week 1: Title page, description of final paper topic, and references to three outside sources – 40 points. This deliverable should include a properly formatted title and reference page and one page of text describing the topic selected, your reasons for selecting this topic, and what you expect to learn from having explored this topic area.
Week 2: Annotated outline for the final paper – 80 points. Submit a polished outline for your final paper. Include in your outline a brief summary two to three sentences of key points for each topic area.
Week 5: Annotated bibliography for the final paper – 80 points. Your bibliography should include references to at least six outside sources. Also required is a one-paragraph summary of the publication and your reasoning as to why this source is important to the topic you are investigating.
Week 6: Final paper – 120 points. Submit an 8 to 10 page paper that includes a separate title and reference page. This paper should be well organized and follow the outline submitted for Week 2. It should also include the list of references, but not the annotations, submitted during Week 5. The final paper should adhere to all APA guidelines.