GLOBAL ISSUES FORUM -REPORT ABOUT OBESITY

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Report: Global Issues Forum – Report about Obesity

research a global issue. A global issue is a common problem that is seen in large groups

of people around the world. People often disagree about how to solve this problem.

The issue must be found in the U.A.E and elsewhere in the world. Examples of global

issues include:

Requirements

Title page

 Use a concise title that clearly and accurately gives the topic of the report

 Give your name, student number, course, teacher’s name, date of submission

 Include the HCT banner

Introduction – group work

 General information about the issue and why it is important

 Definition of terms

 A brief explanation of what the report is going to focus on

The facts – individual work

Each member of the group will be responsible for one section of the report and all

members will work together on the introduction and conclusion. All group members will

work together on the final presentation, formatting and referencing.

 Explain the issue or situation, its causes and effects

 Provide specific basic facts about the issue or the situation

 Include at least one table of facts or information

 Include pictures, diagrams to illustrate the topic

 Write descriptions of all tables (above) in IELTS Task 1 style

 Impact on the world

 Explain the impact of this issue/situation on the world or the part of the world it

affects most

 Explain the impact of this issue in the UAE and the situation here

Conclusion

 Give a summary of the most important ideas in the report

You must include your opinion of the situation and how it affects the UAE.

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You must include a call to action for individuals and the nation i.e. what we need to do

solve this problem.

APA Referencing

In text APA referencing must be given for quotes and paraphrases.

Although you may have many sources for your research, you are required to use three

different types of sources: an interview, hardcopy materials (magazines, brochures,

books, etc.) and the internet.

Reference list (works cited)

All sources must be included on a reference list (works cited) page (in APA style) at the

end of the report, be sure you understand APA style and include complete source

information, use the correct format for each item, and use alphabetical order.

You may wish to use Noodle Bib to assist you with the APA format.

http://www.noodletools.com/ – then use link to Noodle Bib APA starter

For example, your report may be about the issue of the world population.

Appendix A: Individual Contributions to the Team

Each group will write what each member has contributed to the team. This can be in

point form. Each member should write roughly the same amount of words.

Appendix B: Individual Self-reflection

Each member of the team will write a paragraph of self-reflection on the issue. You

must write 80-100 words each

Report length

The report should be from 2000-2500 words. Appendices and bibliography are not

included in the word count and are at the end of the report.

Plagiarism

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This is a reminder that any part of the work that has been plagiarized will result in you

and each member of the group obtaining zero for this assessment. In addition, you and

each member of the group may be permanently dismissed from the college.

To assist you in avoiding plagiarism, you ought to periodically submit your draft reports

in SafeAssign on Blackboard Vista so that you can see where you might have

plagiarized in your writing.

You are required to include the final SafeAssign Report in your Global Issues Research

Report.

Please refer to the coversheet for further details on plagiarism

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Global Issues Report Assessment

1: Group: Content and Organization

The report includes the content required.

Information is clearly and accurately reported…information that is missing is not crucial.

The writers may justify leaving out material where relevant.

Capable of critical analysis of the issue (good choices made about what information is

included):

Title Page

List of Content

Introduction

The facts(with table)

Impact on the world

Impact on the UAE

Comparison (with line or bar graph)

Conclusion

Appendices

10 =

outstanding

8 to 9

=excellent

6 to 7

=good

4 to 5

=satisfactory

0 to 3= needs

improvement

2: Individual: Use of English

Range of vocabulary, accuracy, appropriate and relevant vocabulary used, level of

grammatical accuracy, spelling and punctuation – HCT band 6 level of writing.

10 =

outstanding

8 to 9

=excellent

6 to 7

=good

4 to 5

=satisfactory

0 to 3= needs

improvement

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Group: Research Documentation

-good selection of sources (books, webpages, newspapers, magazines, journals)

-complete and accurate APA in-text referencing

-APA Reference list (works cited) with annotated bibliography

5=

outstanding

A wide variety

of reference

material used

Reference list

fully accurate

In text citations

accurate

4=

Excellent

A variety of

reference

material used

Reference list

accurate / rare

errors

In text citations

accurate / rare

errors

3=

Good

A good attempt

at using several

sources

Reference list

generally

correct

In text citations

generally

accurate

2=

Satisfactory

Inaccurate or

poorly formatted

reference list

In text citations

attempted but

incorrect or

missing

information

0 to 1=

needs improvement

inaccurate references

references missing

in text citations not attempted

3: Individual: Contributions to the Team and self-reflection

-Each member of the team has contributed to the team and their self-reflection.

5=

outstanding

4=excellent 3=good 2=satisfactory 0 to 1= needs

improvement

Group mark ___/15 + Individual mark___/15 =____/30 = Total score: ______

%

Weight on final course mark is 20%

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