SOLUTION AT My Australian Academy
Task: Identify a news article that discusses a current event or social issue that relates to your field of study.Follow the instructions below to explain the issue, provide an additional example of the issue, connect theissue to your field of study, and pose questions about the issue.Source: One news article, available through the Library, published within the past 12 months.Length: Responses to individual questions should follow the guidelines below, and the entire completedassignment should be at least 700 words.Formatting your assignmentIncorporate these elements of APA style:• Use one-inch margins.• Double space.• Use an easy-to-read font between 10-point and 12-point.Note: Title page is not required, but make sure you include your name and a title that reflects your topic at thetop of the first page.Number your answers and/or include the assignment questions so your instructor can see that you addressedeach part of the assignment.Respond to each of the following.
Provide an APA-style reference for the news article you selected. The format for the reference is as follows:Author, A. A. (Year, Month Day). Title of article in sentence case. Title of Newspaper in Title Case andItalics. http://www.newspaperhomepage.comAlthough the news article should be available through the UMGC Library, provide the URL directly to thenewspaper that published the article. An APA reference entry does not link to a library database record. It doesinclude the URL of the newspaper homepage, such as https://www.washingtonpost.com
Provide a URL
Summarize the article. Explain the event or issue covered in the article, assuming your reader has little orno prior knowledge of it. Answer in 1-2 paragraphs.
Describe a specific real-life situation (other than one discussed in your news article) where the issue athand has been observed. This could be something that happened to you or someone you know, or it could bea related event in the news. Explain the connection to the event or issue in your news article. Answer in 1-2paragraphs.
What is your field of study and how do you see it relating to the event or issue in your news article? Answerin one paragraph.
What do you want to know about the issue or event in your news article? List two or more questions thatyou could pursue as part of your research. Though you are listing two or more questions here, your researchshould ultimately be focused on a single guiding question.Preferred language style Simple (Easy vocabulary, simple grammar constructions)