This assignment introduces you to academic expectations involved in independent research.
Weight: 30% of your final grade. See Appendix J Evaluation Rubrics.
Length: In the research paper, you will develop your research outline into a short essay in 1250 to 1500 words, excluding the reference list. You may not submit the final assignment until the previous assignment has been marked and returned to you. Accordingly, it is extremely important to plan for this in setting dates for the assignments in your contract.
Description: Flesh out the outline to produce a research essay of 1250 to 1500 words on interprofessional education in your field in the larger context of Human Services. Hint: Foreground your learning about collaborative approaches, the benefits and drawbacks of interprofessional education. Your completed essay should show the logic of your essay, contain all the required elements, and use references you submitted in the Bibliography assignment and provide a reference list in APA style. You may expand on your original bibliography.