Psychology homework help
This assignment is designed to help you review APA writing guidelines and to begin finding references for the Critical Thinking that is due in Topic 3. This week you are going to start preparing for the assignment you have due in Topic 3. This will allow the instructors to review your research and give feedback you will use to develop the Topic 3 .
In Topic 3 you will be given 2 topics to choose from: Right to Die or Video Games and Violent Behavior. Two articles for each topic will be given that support each side of the controversy and you are expected to use both articles. Using the Class Resources find similar, empirical articles to support your rationale for the Topic 3 assignment
Use the resources found to construct an APA title page and reference section that conform to guidelines found in the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association. Reference sections should include at least two articles, one e-book, and one electronic source.
This assignment uses a scoring guide. Please review the scoring guide prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student
APA Title Page and References Rubric
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Critical Thinking Paper 1 Title Page and Reference Section
Develop ability to follow APA guidelines appropriately in preparation for developing the Critical Thinking Paper 1 due in Topic 3. APA format is followed for neither Title Page nor Reference Section. References are below minimal quantity and of poor quality; they are also not of the specified mix.
APA format followed for only Title Page or Reference Section, but not both. Further, where APA format is followed, addresses some but not all format components correctly. Some inappropriate word choice and/or citation errors present. References are of minimal quantity and quality; they are also not of the specified mix.
APA format followed for both Title Page and Reference Section; addresses some but not all format components correctly. Word choice appropriate with some typos present, but not overly distracting to reader. References are of minimal quantity and quality; they are of the specified mix. APA format followed for both Title Page and Reference Section; most format components addressed correctly. Word choice appropriate. References are of reliable quality; includes sources beyond the required minimum.
APA format followed for both Title Page and Reference Section; all format components addressed correctly. Word choice appropriate. References are of superior quality; includes sources beyond the required minimum; quantity meets the specified mix.