The outline must include a thesis statement, the research topics being addressed
The outline must include a thesis statement, the
research topics being addressed, how much
space will be allotted for each section of the paper, and a preliminary
reference list of at least
five (5) sources (that are less than seven (7) years old).
What to consider in the outline:
1. What is the topic?
2. Why is it significant?
3. What background material is relevant?
4. What is my thesis or purpose statement?
5. What organizational plan will best support my purpose?
6. How much space is estimated per section?