In preparation for this discussion forum, make a list of what you
learned most throughout the process of researching your final essay
topic, as well as difficulties you may have encountered along the way.
Reflect: Think about what you have learned in the
development of your research findings on the global societal issue you
chose in the Week 1 discussion forum, your proposed solution and its
ethical outcomes, and share with your classmates why this specific
issues requires further research.
Write: For this discussion, you will address the following prompts:
Identify the global societal issue you have chosen to research for
your Final Paper, an argumentative essay, and explain why further
research on this topic is important.
Provide a clear and concise thesis statement that includes a solution to the global societal issue (see Writing a Thesis Statement (Links to an external site.) for assistance).
Explain how this global societal issue impacts a specific population.
Locate a peer-reviewed scholarly source and provide statistical data that you found surprising on the topic.
Your initial post should be at least 250 words in length, which
should include a thorough response to each prompt. You are required to
provide in-text citations of applicable required reading materials
and/or any other outside sources you use to support your claims. Provide
full reference entries of all sources cited at the end of your
response. Please use correct APA format when writing in-text citations.