Week 3 Homework: First Draft
The first draft of your paper and it is worth 5% of your final grade. You should post your First Draft in a Word document via the assignment title above (Homework: First Draft). As the assignment states, it is a first draft.
I am not expecting a perfectly written paper; however, I do want to see that you’re well on your way to something spectacular. This is a great opportunity for you to get some feedback before handing in your final paper.
See Lecture 3: APA Setup under Week 1 and Lecture 1: Citing Sources in APA in this week for more information. How to Cite Sources Inside APA Style YouTube URL: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E3t4TTGdnL8
The Capstone project is designed to provide the student with an opportunity to synthesize knowledge gained from courses taken throughout the program.
The final paper should be 15 – 20 pages in length, not including title page, table of content, and bibliography. The font size should be no larger than 12 point and the margins on the top, bottom, left, and right side of the page should be no larger than one inch.
The paper must have at least 12 references that are cited according to APA guidelines. There should be citations throughout the paper as well as a bibliography.
The paper will demonstrate the student’s ability to use clear and concise writing at the college level.
The paper will include appropriate visual components (that are referenced in the paper)- graphs, charts, diagrams, etc.
You will choose the Topic for your paper during Week 1. “The role of Advanced Technology in Competitive Intelligence”. The paper should encompass the course materials learned throughout the student’s bachelor-level academic career. Subject materials may include but are not limited too: marketing, finance, accounting, and management.
The paper will automatically be submitted to Safe Assign upon submission in order to check for plagiarism. You must receive an Similarity Score of 30% or lower. If your score is higher than 30%, you must revise until you receive the desired score.
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Graphs, Charts, Visuals, etc…