For the Short Proposal, you write a research proposal developed from the Topic Inventory you constructed and the Controlling Idea Assignment (an Enthymeme).
You Short Proposal must be between 150-200 words written in one cohesive paragraph. All source material used in the short Proposal must be citied correctly according to APA convention and style.
Your short Proposal should include the following FIVE elements:
1. The Specific topic
2. The purpose of the paper. Your paper must be an argumentative paper, so you will want to cast you purpose statement towards this argumentative end.
3. The intended audience
4. Your voice as a writer (informer, advocate, concerned citizen, etc.)
5. The preliminary thesis statement or opening hypothesis.