Now that we are covering organ systems, select a disease of interest or one discussed in your text to research and write about (previous or future chapter).
3 complete typed pages of content, 1 literature cited page (sources cited in text) – all double-spaced pages including the following:
1. Title (5%)
2. Body of paper (80%)
- Name and Classification of Disease (ex. Inherited, Infectious, etc.) -20%
- Pathology of Disease – origin, characteristics, system/organs effected, functions/processes effected – 20%
- Symptoms – 20%
- Treatment – 20%
3. Literature Cited or bibliography (on a 4th separate page): – 15%
2 required literature sources (publication or internet science source, other than your textbook) ***
*** Identify all sources used within the text of your paper by (author & date or footnotes) and in the literature cited/bibliography. If not own words, direct quotations must be used. APA or MLA writing/documentation styles are accepted – see internet for examples.
***Not citing sources in the body of the paper and not listing sources in the bibliography is a cheating offense (plagiarism) and the paper will not receive credit.