This work will span the remainder of the course. First, though, you will propose your topic in a memo to your instructor.
Since you’ll be working with a topic for the rest of the course, please choose a topic wisely. Choose something that you feel passionately about. Choose something you can invest yourself in. Your topic must be academic in nature (so not an argument that Coke is better than Pepsi), and it needs to be reachable. This must also be a debatable topic, so you should see at least two clear sides to the issue. Additionally, you should choose something you can work with in a 4-5 page argument, so don’t try to tackle a broad topic such as gun control, abortion, or social media. Instead, select a NARROW and FOCUSED topic you can cover thoroughly in 1,000 words.
The Assignment Your memo will be four paragraphs: