Con-Position Paper

For this assignment, complete the following: Review the Toulmin-model outline (Week 2 Lesson) and your completed Week 3 Assignment (Con-Position Proposal). Assess any feedback provided by the professor and/or your peers. Compose a position paper representing the con side of your new topic. (See the Con-Paper Template). The paper should include approximately 6 developed paragraphs: Introduction (with thesis statement) Context paragraph 3 body paragraphs (focusing on 3 cons) Conclusion Apply a formal tone appropriate for academic audiences, maintaining an objective 3rd person point of view – no 1st person (I, me, my, we, our, us, mine) or 2nd person (you, your). Avoid contractions, clich├ęs, and slang terminology. Use the provided template to assist in formatting the title page and document. Incorporate at least 3 scholarly sources into the paper. Cite all sources in APA format, both parenthetically and on a reference page. Before submission, proofread and edit carefully for spelling, punctuation, and grammar. Not every error will be flagged automatically in word-processing programs, and some that are flagged as errors are actually correct.

Writing Requirements (APA format) Length: 2-3 pages (not including the title or reference pages) 1-inch margins Double spaced 12-point Times New Roman font Title page References page (minimum of 3 academic articles)