GRADUATE PARAGRAPH ASSIGNMENT INSTRUCTIONS
This assignment provides you with the opportunity to practice graduate writing skills. You will use APA format and a professional voice. You will provide a summary of an article.
After watching 1) Anatomy of a Research Journal Article PPT, 2) Anatomy of a Journal Article Video (Link in Announcement), and 3) Best Practices in Graduate Writing (Module 3), take the 4) Graduate Writing Quiz. These will help prepare you for this writing assignment. Next, 5) read Trammel et al. (2020) and 6) write a graduate-level summary of the article in 2 paragraphs. The assignment will have an APA-style cover page and an APA-style reference page. This summary will contain the following.
• Some details of the study
o What was the purpose of the study?
o Who were the participants?
o What did the participants do and for how long?
o What were the results?
• A biblical perspective of the topic
• At least one sentence that contains a short quotation with an APA citation, which enhances the quality of the paragraph
• At least one in-text citation for a sentence that contains a paraphrase, which reflects the intent of the authors
• A level one heading
Please use the Graduate Paragraph Template to complete this assignment.
Note: Your assignment will be checked for originality via the Turnitin plagiarism tool.