Select a topic for your final paper. This topic can be related to any aspect of homeland security you find interesting. The final paper must reflect the concepts covered in this course. You are encouraged to also incorporate theories and concepts learned in the previous courses you have taken in the program.
You may not re-use a paper you have previously submitted in another course. Select a topic for which you can access the information you need to complete the paper. Make sure you do not select a topic that involves classified information!
Identify your topic of choice and discuss your rationale for choosing the topic. What does it mean to you? Why is it important to the field? What is its significance to society?
Your essay response must be a minimum of 250 words in length, not counting references listed at the end or repeating of the questions, and cited per APA guidelines. You are required to use scholarly resources to support your response. The paper must include a title/cover page, in-text citations, and a properly formatted reference section. All sources used, including the textbook, must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations.
Sites such as Wikipedia, e-how.com, history.com, howthingswork.com, and other similar sources are not scholarly in nature and may not be used for this assignment.