•Goal: To write a proposal about eradicating a species. Focus on human health
WHAT: What is your chosen infectious disease?
WHY: Explain the benefits of eradicating or curing this disease; Why is this disease important to be eradicated?
HOW: Outline a plan that explains how or why this disease can be eradicated or cured; What actions are you going to take to eradicate this disease?
1- 700 – 900 words
2- Structure your proposal according to the question listen in “content”
3- Any scientific studies or data that help your argument strong
4- Less than 20% plagiarism
5- At least 5 sources
1- This proposal clearly states species & the proposed action. It shows that this is a valid choice (e.g. endangered species; lethal disease).
2- This proposal supplies useful information supporting that this species should be saved/eradicated. It is not just anecdotal or persuasive.
3- I learned something new when I read this proposal. This proposal tells me more than what everybody already thinks or knows.
4- The proposal showed that real thought and effort went into it. It was not full of egregious errors in spelling and grammar.
5- The proposal’s message was loud and clear. It was not just a collage of unconnected statements that were difficult to follow.
6- The proposal gives all the facts and arguments that I want & need to evaluate the proposal critically.
7- The proposal presents facts & arguments that explain the costs as well as the benefits of saving/eradicating this species.
8- The proposal then weighs these pros and cons to formulate a clear and persuasive conclusion.
9- The proposal makes its case in a memorable way: e.g. it tells some unusual detail about the species.
10- The proposal uses original scientific data to make the point.