ARMY NEW PROMOTION SYSTEM
REQUIRED WRITING STANDARDS
PURPOSE: The specific reason explaining why the document, correspondence, or report is necessary.
ANALYSIS: Breaking down a situation, concept, or argument into its individual parts to examine how they relate to one another.
SYNTAX: Clear sentence structure using all parts of speech, especially the use of active voice constructions instead of passive voice.
CONCISION: The ability to infuse the greatest amount of information into the least amount of words.
ACCURACY: Using flawless spelling, punctuation, grammar, and mechanics. Also, fairly representing credible sources (citations) using course requirements. 1) Using flawless spelling, punctuation, grammar, and mechanics; 2) fairly representing credible sources using course requirements.
WRITING ASSIGNMENT DESCRIPTION
Analyze and evaluate the major points of your case study for research to write your persuasive essay. Use your time to develop a deep understanding of your topic to fully explain your stance on the topic. You are required to give an in depth introduction of your topic. Then develop the body of the paper fully using no less than 3 full pages and no more than 5 pages, this does not include the APA format title and references page. Provide transitional sentences from one topic to the next. Finally, provide a summative conclusion. Provide a minimum of two references for your references page. Ensure you use Times New Roman 12 point font and the current APA Writing Style.