Week 2 Assignment: Concept Map & Short Paragraph
Before you begin take a moment to look ahead to Week 7 Assignment. Read the assignment carefully. Shape your work in this Week 2 Assignment and all other assignments around the goal of producing a multi-media presentation.
PART 1: Choose a career interest topic for your final project due later in the course. Your career interest topic should be realistic and one that you are actually interested in learning more about. The career interest might be a field in which you could become employed after completing your APUS degree program or additional training.
Using your career interest topic create a concept map OR an outline to define the task in your research process. Use the process of outlining or mapping the topic for your final project so that you can focus your topic and determine the nature and types of information you will need later in our course. This assignment is a brainstorming activity not a research task.
In your outlineOR concept map include the following:
Formal detailed outlines are useful organizational strategies–the more detail you include the easier the final project will come together. If you choose to use an outline it must be very detailed. Consider searching outlining strategies and designs.
Concept maps can be developed through one of several available websites: