The goal of this assignment is to critically research information on major themes in human physiology including pathophysiological states. You will select a topic, search the published scientific literature, and hand in the final product in an essay format. Use figures or tables, if needed. All references should be cited in the text and referenced at the end. At least 3 references must be annotated.
The topic I would like to conduct my research project on is the impact of caffeine on athletic performance.
Thesis :1% Excellent (above average)
The topic is focused narrowly enough for the scope of this assignment.
Well-developed and clear thesis statement providing a focus for the paper.
The introduction is engaging and thought-provoking.
Writing shows clear organization with logical arrangement of ideas.
Smooth flow ideas between paragraphs with connection to the central thesis.
Ties together information from all sources. Paper flows from one issue to the next without the need for headings.
-Content Knowledge and development
Three or more main ideas are clear and are well supported by detailed and accurate information. 6%
The paper demonstrates that the author fully understands the relationship among material obtained from all sources and has applied concepts learned in the course. 2%
Most concepts are integrated into the writer’s own insights.
There is in-depth discussion and elaboration in all sections of the paper.
Conclusion summarizes the main topics without repeating previous sentences.
Concluding remarks show analysis and synthesis of ideas
-Grammar & Mechanics
All sentences are well constructed and have varied structure and length.
There are no errors in grammar, mechanics, and/or spelling. Recommended minimum length (1000 words) or 2 pages/single spaced or 4 pages double spaced.
The paper could be longer up to 10 pages double spaced.
-Format & References
At least 5 sources are accurately documented in the desired format (APA or MLA style) both in the text (in-text citation) and on the Works Cited page (List of References).
Three or more references are annotated
Sources include both general background sources and specialized sources.
All web sites utilized are authoritative.
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