ENG 112: Proposal Assignment
Proposals are written when people need to ask permission to make a purchase, do a project, write papers, or even make changes in the workplace. It is a formal way of putting forth an idea and asking for action to be taken on that idea.
This semester, you have researched a specific controversial issue or problem in your major or field of study. Now, your assignment is to write a proposal to propose a solution to the problem.
Audience: A group of professionals in the same field of study (career) as you
? The proposal should be 5-7 pages (This does not include the title page, the abstract, or the reference page(s))
? Cite at least 5-7 scholarly sources
? Use APA format (including the cover page, the abstract, and the references page)
? Write in third person
General Outline of the Proposal
I. Introduction (this will probably be several paragraphs)
A.Identify the problem
B. Provide your proposition (or thesis statement) along with your reasons
II. Describe other solutions that have been attempted or proposed.
Explain whether they have been successful or not and why.
(This may take several paragraphs)
III. Present your solution
A.What are the goals of your solution?
B. What are the specific steps of your solution?
C. Describe positive consequence of your solution.
IV. Argue that your solution can be done (feasibility)
A.If it requires money, where will that come from?
B. If it requires a change in legislature, how will that happen?
C. If it requires a change in beliefs, how will those people be convinced to change?
V. Conclusion (Call to Action)
the paper must be about mental health and why people do not completely understand it like there friends and family and their self the paper needs to talk about how we can solve these problems and how we can help these people and hopefully get better ways to help then understand why they have a mental disorder