Unit outcomes addressed in this activity:


·         Describe the characteristics of a prokaryotic genome


·         Describe the roles of various microorganisms in our world


·         Select appropriate methods to study microorganisms


·         Analyze the role of microbes in human disease and public health


Course outcome practiced with this Assignment:


Discuss principles of microbial genetics in health science.  


Instructions : Prepare an outline of the final Project that you will submit for Unit 9.  The outline must contain the following:


1. Title of the paper


2. Reason why you chose this pathogen


3. Three (3) main ideas/points that will be discussed  


Requirements :



·         The viewpoint and purpose of this Assignment should be clearly established and sustained.


·         Assignment should follow the conventions of Standard American English (correct grammar, punctuation, etc.).


·         Your writing should be well ordered, logical and unified, as well as original and insightful.


·         Your work should display superior content, organization, style, and mechanics.


·         Use the APA style 6 for all citations.


·         More details can be found in the GEL 1.1 Universal Writing Rubric.  




Unit 3 Assignment, Final Project: Part I Grading Rubric =


 44 points Assignment  Requirements Points possible


·         The viewpoint and purpose of the Assignment are clearly stated 0–16 


·         Clearly identifies the reason for choosing pathogen 0–12 


·         Provides at least three main ideas for the paper 0–16