RESEARCH PAPER ASSIGNMENT INSTRUCTIONS There are three steps to this Research Paper

RESEARCH PAPER ASSIGNMENT INSTRUCTIONS There are three steps to this Research Paper Assignment:1. Research Paper: Bibliography Assignment2. Research Paper: Outline Assignment3. Research Paper: Final AssignmentPlease see the instructions for each part below:Research Paper: Bibliography AssignmentOVERVIEWThis Research Paper: Bibliography Assignment will assist you in researching and finding scholarly sources to be used in the Research Paper: Final Paper Assignment. In academic writing, it is important to support your arguments with scholarly research from peer-reviewed sources. This Research Paper: Bibliography Assignment will also help familiarize you with the assignment topic: immigration and homeland security. You will build upon this Research Paper: Bibliography Assignment in the upcoming outline and final paper assignments.*Note that the final paper topic is to focus on the current immigration debate as it relates to homeland security. The paper will describe the current state of the laws and executive orders and their impact on homeland security. The research will then be interpreted in light of a personal Christian worldview.*INSTRUCTIONSFor this Research Paper: Bibliography Assignment, list at least five scholarly outside resources in addition to the course text all in current APA format. Make sure the sources are academic in nature. Do not use websites such as Wikipedia, Quora, etc. Search the Jerry Falwell Library for scholarly sources. The sources should reflect broad research on the current immigration debate and how it impacts homeland security, including but not limited to the current state of the laws and executive orders. The bibliography is not annotated. An APA formatted title page is required.Research Paper: Outline AssignmentOVERVIEWTo begin the writing process of the Research Paper: Outline Assignment, you are to prepare an outline in APA alphanumeric format. This Research Paper: Outline Assignment will assist you in outlining the points of the Research Paper: Final Paper Assignment, including developing a thesis statement and an initial draft of your conclusion. It will also help you in identifying areas of your upcoming paper that need further scholarly support. *Note that the Research Paper: Final Paper Assignment topic is to focus on the current immigration debate as it relates to homeland security. The paper will describe the current state of the laws and executive orders and their impact on homeland security. The research will then be interpreted in light of a personal Christian worldview.*INSTRUCTIONSThe Research Paper: Outline Assignment should include a title page, abstract, thesis statement, a conclusion of at least three sentences, and a reference page. Within your Research Paper: Outline Assignment, show the major points and research to be discussed in your paper. Make sure that there is significant discussion within the outline and not short bulleted points. Include both supportive and opposing research. Use in-text citations to reference the sources. The reference page should include a minimum of five scholarly sources as well as the course text and Bible.Outline Example:I. INTRODUCTIONII. MAIN IDEA 1A. Subtopic one1. Research B. Subtopic two1. Research 2. Research III. MAIN IDEA 2A. Subtopic oneB. Subtopic twoC. Subtopic three1. Researcha. Additional detailsb. Additional detailsIV. CONCLUSION*Think of each main idea as a body paragraph in your paper. You may include as many points as needed under each main idea and subtopic. Adjust the sub-headings to fit your paper. The purpose of the outline is to keep your paper focused. It will help you logically think through the writing of your paper as well as organize your research. Note that in APA format, the text is to be double-spaced.Research Paper: Final AssignmentOVERVIEWThis Research Paper: Final Assignment will help you further develop your academic research and writing skills, as you are required to think critically about the research and analyze the topic. Additionally, you will become more familiar with current law and policy that applies to immigration and homeland security. INSTRUCTIONSThe Research Paper: Final Assignment must be at least 8 pages of text, not including the title, abstract, and reference pages, using current APA format. The Research Paper: Final Assignment must focus on the current immigration debate as it relates to homeland security,
HLSC 520Page 3 of 3describe the current state of the laws and executive orders, and address the impact on homeland security. Finally, interpret the impact in light of a personal Christian worldview.Your Research Paper: Final Assignment must make a point. Do not merely report what is. Take what is, analyze it, interpret it in light of a personal Christian worldview, discuss options, and discuss things you think should change. Support your ideas, give alternatives to current practice and support them, and integrate material from textbook readings or lecture notes. If you are of a different major taking this as an elective, integrate your field into this project. However, do not write in the first person; keep an academic voice throughout the paper.Your Research Paper: Final Assignment must be written in 12-point, Times New Roman font with 1-inch margins. It must include an APA formatted title page. Include page numbers in accordance with current APA guidelines. You must use a minimum of 5 scholarly sources in addition to the course textbook and the Bible. You must submit the paper as a Microsoft Word file. Proper spelling, grammar, and sentence structure are expected. Short, choppy sentences are NOT acceptable. This is a graduate-level course, and deductions will be made accordingly. You must not use personal pronouns (I, me, we, us, our, etc.), and the standards of academic writing must be applied. Have someone else proofread your paper before turning it in to ensure what you are saying makes sense.