(Before writing your idea description, be sure to review the requirements for the final essay.)
The Final Essay Topic Idea Description is designed to get you thinking about your final research project for this course and to help you make sure you’re on the right track. You'll be writing about this topic for Essay 3 and also for Essay 4. These are two different essays, but they are about the same topic.
Your idea description should explain several things in one or two paragraphs, so it’s important for you to be informative and concise at the same time:
Please note: once your topic idea description has been approved, you may not change the topic of your paper without writing a new topic idea description and getting it approved. It’s usually best if you stick to the original topic you’re settled on because you don’t have a great deal of time to try out several different topics.