This week, you will write a well-developed introduction. The purpose of the introduction is to introduce the context of your area of interest (main topic), then two to three related areas (subtopics). These should be supported by one or more selected research resources. Then, you will summarize the points and conclude with a clear thesis that tells the reader what the proposed paper will be about (scope and sequence). This should follow the above suggestions in that it should be three to five paragraphs and supported by at least one scholarly resource.

Length: 1+ pages, not including title and reference pages

References: Include a minimum of 1 scholarly resource 

Your paper should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts presented in the course and provide new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your response should reflect scholarly writing and current APA standards. Be sure to adhere to Northcentral University’s Academic Integrity Policy. Review NCU’s Academic Integrity Tutorial to refresh your knowledge of how to achieve academic integrity.