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GPA Junior Capstone Project

  

CLASS OF 2019

 

 

Due Date

Capstone Assignment

Assignment Point Value

 

9/20/17

1

30 Hours documented Community Service Hours – Hours MUST be documented with GUIDANCE (15 hours for Freshman Year/15 Hours for Sophomore Year)

20

 

 

9/25/17

2

Preparing for Senior Capstone Year JOURNAL reflection entry (1-2 pages)

20

 

10/2/17

3

Finalized Research Paper TOPIC

Three topic ideas (written notes on topic exploration) -

50

 

10/9/17

4

Formal RP Proposal

50

 

10/16/17

5

Annotated Bibliography

100

 

10/25/17

6

Formal Outline

 

100

Marking period 1 ends 10/27/17

  • All assignments are REQUIRED.  Maximum points earned for late work will be 25% reduction. (For example, assignment 3 is turned in late, maximum points earnable would be 37.5 points)

 

Research Paper Assignment

Research Paper – a formal paper that encourages students to develop and demonstrate proficiency in conducting research and writing about a chosen topic.

  • Must be research-based utilizing at least 3 types of sources of information and a total minimum of 7 individual sources. Types of sources would be periodicals, library references, Internet, personal interviews, technical manuals, etc.
  • Annotated Bibliography (Documentation of related research sources prior to development of the initial outline of the paper.)
  • Paper must conform to APA standards. All research papers should be 5-7 content/text pages in length. In addition to the content/text papers, there should be a title page and a bibliography. 

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