Final Paper Outline and Annotated
Review the assignment
instructions for your Final Paper found in Week Five of your online course or
in the “Components of Course Evaluation” section of this guide. This assignment
will include a thorough outline of your Final Paper, which you will build on to
complete the final assignment.
Provide a thorough introductory
paragraph that summarizes your topic and includes a succinct thesis statement.
Outline each of the topics and subtopics and detail how they pertain to the
questions noted in the instructions.
Include an annotated bibliography of at least five scholarly sources.
For each source, provide a complete reference, a brief description, and a
rational statement that explains how it is pertinent to your paper and supports
your findings. For assistance with creating your outline, see the Outline Form
page on the Ashford Writing Center website.
Writing the Final Paper Outline
and Annotated Bibliography
•Must be four to six double-spaced
pages in length, (not including title and reference pages), and formatted
according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.
•Must include a title page with
◦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.
•Must include all the required
topics and subtopics from the Final Paper requirements.
•Must use at least five scholarly
sources, including a minimum of four from the Ashford University Library.
•Must document all sources in APA
style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.
•Must include an annotated
reference page that is formatted according to APA style as outlined in the
Ashford Writing Center.