COM 172 Week 1 Research Plan
Resources: University of Phoenix Materials: Final Assignment Overview and Timeline & Research Plan
Select a general topic from the following list for your research paper, due in Week Five. Your topic must be approved by your instructor.
- Another choice approved by your instructor
Complete the University of Phoenix Material: Research Plan.
Write a 250- to 300-word paragraph summarizing your research plan. Include the following:
- The topic you have chosen for your final project
- What you hope to learn from your research
- What aspect of your topic you plan to focus on in your research and writing
- The purpose of research writing and the process you will follow
Review the additional resources from the Center for Writing Excellence for further support:
- “Acquiring Information: The Research Process”