Research the topic and include credible sources to support claims. Identify your purpose clearly, incorporate audience needs, establish a desired tone, and organize information/claims effectively.
1. The CEO of a major U.S. automotive manufacturer has asked you (a global marketing manager) to write about the causes and effects of importing most of its materials from foreign manufacturers. The paper will be provided to the board of directors and stockholders.
Write a 4-5 page paper in which you:
1.Provide a clear thesis statement.
2.Describe the major cause.
3.Describe a leading second cause.
4.Describe two (2) other contributing causes.
5.Describe three (3) effects of the cause on the economy.
6.Describe three (3) effects on people.
7.Include two (2) visuals that illustrate two (2) different claims.
8.Develop a coherently structured paper with an introduction, body, and conclusion.
9.Provide three (3) relevant and credible sources to support claims.
The specific course learning outcomes associated with this assignment are:
•Identify elements of visual and electronic resources and their uses in writing.
•Associate the features of audience, purpose, and text with various genres.
•Recognize the elements and correct use of a thesis statement.
•Recognize how to organize ideas with transitional words, phrases, and sentences.
•Incorporate relevant, correctly documented sources to substantiate claims.
•Apply the writing process to develop various writing genres.
•Write clearly and concisely about selected topics using proper writing mechanics.
•Use technology and information resources to research selected issues for this course.
Grading for this assignment will be based on answer quality, logic/organization of the paper, and language and writing skills. Click here to access the rubric for this assignment