Assignment 7: Persuasive Essay Part III: Draft Version
Due Week 8 and worth 50 points
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You have already drafted a thesis, your initial and current understanding of literacy, your academic or professional career, and three (3) main topics (Assignment 4: Outline) for this essay assignment. You also have possible support for each main topic and a Reference Page to include in your essay (Assignment 6: APA Assignment).
Note: Use the Internet, and / or Strayer Library to research articles on literacy skills and the manner in which literacy skills are crucial to different academic majors.
Write a four (4) page Persuasive Essay in which you:
Bachelors in Business Management is the topic Job
1.Provide a thesis statement.
2.Identify your current profession and / or academic discipline in your introduction.
3.Develop content geared toward persuading incoming ENG115 students that literacy skills are crucial to their academic majors, and explain the primary manner in which they may utilize these literacy skills to help them move forward in their current / future profession.
4.Describe your initial understanding of literacy before you took ENG115.
5.Describe your newly developed definition of literacy in which you detail specific skills.
6.Explain three (3) specific ways in which an incoming ENG115 student will utilize literacy in his / her current or future profession.
7.Develop a coherently structured paper comprised of an introduction, body, and conclusion.
8.Provide at least four (4) relevant and credible sources to support claims. Note: Two (2) of these sources must be from our course readings. Two (2) relevant and credible sources must be from your own research.
Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:
?Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roman font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA or school-specific format. Check with your professor for any additional instructions.
?Include an APA-formatted cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student?s name, the professor?s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and the reference page are not included in the required assignment page length.
The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:
?Identify goals for writing in different genres and in various areas of life.
?Correct grammatical and stylistic errors consistent with Standard Written English.
?Recognize the elements and correct use of a thesis statement.
?Recognize how to use quotations, paraphrase, and summary in the writing process.
?Associate the features of audience, purpose, and text with various genres.
?Write a correct APA Reference Page.
?Write clearly and concisely about selected topics using proper writing mechanics.
?Apply the writing process to develop various genres.
?Identify effective sentence variety and word choice.
?Use technology and information resources to research selected issues for this course.
?Incorporate relevant, correctly documented sources to substantiate claims.