Week 2 Term Paper: Topic Due
Write a term paper on a current medical ethics issue of your choice.
In this assignment you will select a current medical ethics issue to research and write about for your research paper, which is due week 8. Give this some thought, because this will be the topic you will be using for the outline, rough draft, and final term paper assignments. Make sure you can find articles for support of your topic. Read the term paper requirements before you select your medical ethics issue topic to ensure it is what you want to research.
Select a topic related to one of the following current medical ethics issues:
End of Life
Eugenics and Human Genetics
Organ Donation and Transplantation
Public Health Issues
Access to Health Care
In a word document, state your medical ethics issue (For instance, if you choose to write about End of Life, the medical issue might be physician-assisted suicide), and write a paragraph explaining why you have chosen this medical ethics issue to research.
APA writing style is expected.
Week 4 Term Paper: Outline
Submit an outline of your term paper.
Your outline must include introduction, body, and conclusion sections in outline format.
You should include topic sentences (for each section) and paragraph transitions that help tie your major points together.
Outline templates are provided for your use below or you may use another outline template, but the outline must be formatted in the most current APA style in Word format.
Week 8 Term Paper: Final Paper
submit the final draft of your term paper.
It is expected that you have the following:
A title page
The body of the paper: 4–6 pages of text, double-spaced, 12-point font with clear and understandable language with no grammar or spelling errors
Provide adequate justification that supports your response with at least three appropriate references using textbooks, websites, and articles are required
Subheadings (historical and contemporary aspects, public policy, and personal opinion/conclusion)
Appropriate in-text citations throughout paper (https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/02/).
A reference page with only the sources that you used in the body of the paper (https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/06/).
Sources should be less than 5 years old unless there has not been recent research available. At least one reference must be a peer-reviewed article from a profession journal. Do not use Wikipedia or encyclopedia as they are not considered a reliable academic source to use
Be sure to follow APA formatting for your paper (https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/).