Special Topics In Communication Arts Essay 1

Directions:  You are to write a 3-5 page analytical paper on one to two theories discussed in the course up to this point. Based on what you have learned in class thus far, and on 3 or more outside sources, write a unified and clear analytical paper tying in one of the theories into the a RH scene, character, or franchise. You are expected to consult outside sources, that is, to go beyond what has been presented in class.

Format:

  • 3-5 pages (maximum) of text
  • Cover page and references are not calculated into the page count
  • 12-point normal font (e.g. Times Roman, not italic or script)
  • double-spaced
  • 1 inch margins all around with page numbers
  • no cover abstract

Criteria for paper grading

  • Quality of presentation of the substantive issues
  • Demonstrates understanding of the topic and knowledge of the topic
  • Writing level :  writing is clear, concise, and arguments are logical
  • Citations :  appropriate use of relevant sources and proper usage of in-text citations