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Project 2 – Expanded Definition of a Technical or Scientific Term – 15%
Choose a technical or scientific term in your field of study and write a
750-1000 word expanded definition of it with a cover memo. Your
expanded definition must be supported by scholarly or vetted sources
that are properly quoted and cited. You will be required to have six
sources for this paper, at least three from peer-reviewed journals, the
rest from suitable general readership publications.
How to structure this paper:
1st paragraph: Introduction
2nd paragraph: Etymology
3rd, 4th, etc. paragraphs: Examples of the term’s use in various
Along the way: compare and contrast uses of the term (“In contrast
to the previous usage,”
” “Similar to the definition mentioned
Last paragraph: Conclusion NOTE; I attached a sample copy of what the professor wants the paper to look like and also the checklist