Chris Tusa, Louisiana writer, Dirty Little Angels, Haunted Bones, southern fiction writer, southern gothic fiction writer
Chris Tusa, Louisiana writer, Dirty Little Angels, Haunted Bones, southern fiction writer, southern gothic fiction writer
     
 

Chris Tusa, Louisiana writer, Dirty Little Angels, Haunted Bones, southern fiction writer, southern gothic fiction writer

Chris Tusa, Louisiana writer, Dirty Little Angels, Haunted Bones, southern fiction writer, southern gothic fiction writer ENGLISH 2002 - RESEARCH REPORT

For the research report, I'd like you to locate 10 sources of information that relate to your chosen field of study, two of which must be personal interviews. Each source should relate (in some manner, shape, or form) to your chosen profession. Possible topics include preparing for the profession, possibilities for promotion within your chosen profession, future outlook of your chosen profession, training and/or qualifications required for the particular profession, nature of the work, etc.  The finished report should list each source with the source's citation as well as a 200 word summary of the source. Therefore, the total research report should be at least 2000 words in length (10 sources @ 200 words each).  Feel free to include web-based sources, books, magazines, brochures, etc.

Below are three samples of the types of sources former students have included in their research projects. Please note that examples only include 6 sources (the finished project must include 10 sources):

Sample #1 (Researching 1 Field)

Topic: Accounting

Sample #2 (Researching 2 Fields)

Topic: Marketing vs. Finance

How to Prepare for the CPA Exam A Career as a Financial Manager
Alternative Careers in Accounting Why Choose a Career in Marketing
Getting a Master's Degree in Accounting New Trends in Finance
Interview with John Cashion: CPA Interview with Lisa Pete: Financial Manager
Interview with Peter Levitt: Accountant Interviews with Mark Foret: Financial Planner
How Enron Changed the Face of Accounting Emerging Fields in Marketing

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Sample #3 (Researching an Entire Industry)

Topic: A Career in Medicine

 
Careers in Anesthesiology  
Preparing for Nursing School  
Interview with Lisa Gautreaux: OBGYN  
Interview with Pamela Crawford: RN  
Interview with Cynthia Cole: Nurse Practitioner  

Preparing for the MCAT

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Also, the finished research project should include the following information:

Introduction

• Introduce the field/fields you investigated.
• Tell reader what kinds of sources (and what kind of content) you included in the project.
• What was the purpose of including the sources you've included.

Body

• Should list all 10 sources as well as a 200 word summary and citation for each source.

Conclusion

• Based on the research you've conducted, what sources of information were the most beneficial?
• How was completing the project beneficial?
• How do you plan to use what you've learned from the project in the future?

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