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CRJU 1310: Introduction to Criminal Justice

Understanding Your Assignment

Before you even begin research, make sure you understand your assignment, the Contemporary Issues Paper.

Look at the Course Website that Dr. Oliver has put in Canvas, focusing on the Contemporary Issues Paper section

  • Read the Contemporary Issues Paper Guidelines document and Rubric.

Identify the main components or requirements of your paper: 

  • Select 3-5 key themes related to your main topic
  • 6 pages long
  • 10 sources minimum (published in 2000 or later)
  • Use SARA Model
  • Include Biblical Integration