Provided well-researched evidence to support each claim.
Incorporated feedback or suggestions into your revisions.
Proofread your final draft for errors in grammar, mechanics, and style.
Written a paper that is approximately seven to ten pages total in length, including
a title page
five to seven pages of body text (1,500 to 2,000 words)
a references page
Formatted your paper according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.
Your Final Research Paper will be assessed on the following components:
Submission Information: Complete the
tasks above and save the document as a Microsoft Word or compatible .doc
or .docx file. Submit your assignment via the Assignment Submission
button. Please use a naming convention for your assignment file that
includes your last name, the week number, and the assignment number. So,
your Final Research Paper assignment should bear a file name that looks
Writing the Final Research Paper
The Final Research Paper
Must have a body length of five to seven
double-spaced pages formatted according to APA style as outlined in the
Ashford Writing Center.
Must include a separate title page with the following:
Title of paper
Course name and number
Must begin with an introductory paragraph that has a succinct thesis statement.
Must address the topic of the paper with critical thought, well-supported claims, and properly cited evidence.
Must end with a conclusion that reaffirms your thesis.
Must use and cite at least five scholarly sources from the Ashford University Library.
Must document all sources in APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.