HUM 115 Week 3 Points of View

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HUM 115 Week 3 Points of View

Complete the following three-part assignment in a single Microsoft® Word document.

Step
1 of 3:


Provide your personal opinion on
one of the following issues, in at least 100 words.


  • Healthcare
    system

  • Climate
    change

  • National
    debt

  • Ask your
    instructor for approval of a social, political or educational issue.



Step
2 of 3:



  • Locate two
    articles from the University Library or the Internet (do not use
    Wikipedia) and discuss the following, in 100 words per article (200 words for both):

  • Is the
    information contained in the articles reliable? Explain.

  • Are the
    authors credible or non-credible? Why or why not?

  • Is the
    article credible?



**FYI - Before responding to these questions, it may be
helpful to review the following readings from Week 3:  Chapter 5 of Thinking Critically by Chaffee which details source reliability and Chapter
12 of Critical Thinking: Tools for Taking
Charge of Your Learning and Your Life
 by Paul & Elder which examines media (messenger)
reliability and credibility.

Step
3 of 3:


Reflect on your original opinion of your topic in at
least 50 words. Include responses to the following questions in your response:


  • Which of the
    two articles was more persuasive? Why?

  • Has your
    opinion changed after reading the articles? Why or why not?

  • What type of
    information and research would you need to change your opinion if it did
    not change?



Cite your references.

Format your responses
consistent with APA guidelines.

Submit your assignment to the
Assignment Files tab.

 
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