ï»¿The primary focus of this assignment is to research and assess the issues associated with a specific emerging technology. It requires that students work collaboratively on individual sections of a team paper to produce an APA formatted 20 to 25-page final paper during Week 7.
The paper must be well researched and utilize scholarly resources (refer to the Week 7 APA Paper Template (Links to an external site.) and the APA Guide tutorial found in the Writing and Research Help area (in the Introduction & Resources Module).
The final product should include the following components.
- A title page, including each student’s name (individual submissions should include the submitting student’s name highlighted)
- In addition, student names should appear in the header of each page to identify which specific areas of the paper individual students completed.
- An abstract
- A table of contents
- An introduction, including a clearly defined thesis statement (roughly one page)
- An historical timeline that details key predecessors and ideologies foundational to the technology that includes a written assessment on how these technologies influenced the development of the current technology (roughly two pages)