Assignment 4: Data Collection
Due Week 6 and worth 120 points
Considering your chosen topic, prepare a one (1) page paper in which you:
- Discuss what data you have collected or researched to indicate there is a problem.
- Include at least two (2) sources of data (charts, data, statistics, etc.)
- Discuss how each data source is relevant to the problem.
- Use at least two (2) quality references. Note: Wikipedia and other Websites do not qualify as academic resources.
Your assignment must follow these formatting requirements:
- This course requires use of Strayer Writing Standards (SWS). The format is different than other Strayer University courses. Please take a moment to review the SWS documentation for details.
- Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student’s name, the professor’s name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and the reference page are not included in the required assignment page length.
The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:
- Consider personnel and stakeholders and how they influence decision making.
- Use technology and information resources to research issues in criminal justice.
- Write clearly and concisely about criminal justice using proper writing mechanics.
Click here to view the assignment rubric.