Picking a topic is where it all begins. The most important factor is to make sure you FOLLOW THE DIRECTIONS in your ASSIGNMENT. If any part of your assignment is unclear, please talk with your instructor. Keep these points in mind when selecting a topic:
|Typically, you should not use Wikipedia as a reference for an academic paper, but this resource can help to identify key terms, individuals, and events to help you search the library databases.
The Information Timeline/Cycle describes the way information is produced and distributed, and how it changes over time. It's used to describe the progression of media coverage relating to a particular newsworthy event or topic. Important aspects to help you with your paper or project include: