the Internet to search for at least 5 scholarly articles that relate to the topic
and have been published within the last 5 years. Academic articles and journals
must be reputable and obtained from professional websites that address the
content of this course. Popular magazines and online sources such as Wikipedia
are not permissible.
Concept Explanation: Define your key topic by using a
source other than the textbook. Give a clear, concise overview of the essential
elements relevant to understanding your key topic. In addition, explain why you
are interested in this topic (e.g., academic curiosity, application to a
current issue related to employment, or any other professional rationale).
Compare your research with what you have studied during the module/week in
which the key topic/thread is assigned. Note differences or commonalities about
your key topic, providing evidence that you have extended your understanding of
this topic beyond the textbook readings. This is an opportunity for you to cite
the additional articles you originally researched. This section must meet a
minimum of 200 words.
Summary: In your own words, provide a clear and
concise summary of the article you selected. This section must meet a minimum
of 200 words.
Integration: Include at least 3 appropriate biblical
references. Explain the relevance of your key topic to God’s law and how it can
be applied in a Christian context. This section must meet a minimum of 100
Specifically state how your key topic has been applied to real-world businesses
or describe the potential your key topic has to influence today’s business
world. Your application must possess a professional rationale that demonstrates
the significance of your key topic. This section must meet a minimum of 100
Bibliography: Cite the articles you researched in
current APA format. An annotation must accompany each citation. Each annotation
will consist of a descriptive and evaluative paragraph of at least 100 words.
The annotations are designed to help your classmates in their understanding of
your topic. In addition, provide a persistent link for each article.