1. Describe the background and basic issue of your chosen topic. 2. Describe the basic argument of opposing viewpoints.
3. Identify the strengths and weaknesses of both views.
4. Choose which view you agree with. (Only in the conclusion)
5. Explain why you agree with that view.
Incorporate the information you learned about your chosen topic from this course, but don’t limit your discussion to the textbook and study guide. Take advantage of external resources to provide an in-depth, comprehensive report. GOAL This assignment is designed to help you apply what you’ve learned from your lessons by researching and writing about a controversial topic you’ve studied and to give you an opportunity to demonstrate your written communication, research, and critical thinking skills.