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Any time you are writing a paper, whether it’s a report, an essay or a handout, you need to know your target audience as well as maintain an organized format. In this assignment, you will begin to organize and write an newsletter article that you will continue to complete over the next few weeks. In week 5 you will include a bibliography for the resources you used in your paper.
It is important to understand the differences between the key areas of developing a paper. The introduction is what hooks the reader and announces the topic. The body of the paper hosts the main points, which include explanations and examples. Finally, the conclusion summarizes the main points.
Throughout this process you are encouraged to use UMA Virtual Library is your one-stop access to hundreds of full-text magazine, journal, and newspaper articles that cover all aspects of the health sciences for sources and information.
You work for a local geriatrics office and will be writing the monthly newsletter article that all doctors and their elderly patients receive. A geriatrics office is one that specializes in care for the elderly.
Part 1: Audience Profile
Directions to complete part 1:
Complete an audience profile to decide on a topic for your newsletter article by answering the questions below. Please respond in at least 2-3 sentences. Refer to pages 5-7 in the textbook for guidance.
What is the educational level, age and economic status of the audience I want to reach?
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Why will my target audience read my writing?
What topic will interest my audience?
What will be my eNewsletter topic?
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Part 2: Writing Structure
Directions to complete part 2:
In planning for your newsletter article, brainstorm the general structure of your writing by answering the questions below.
A. What type of introduction will you include and why?
B. What will be your three main ideas for your body paragraphs?
C. What type of conclusion will you close with and why?
D. How much does my audience generally know about the topic?
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