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Social Work 300: Aged to Perfection- an Introduction to Aging: Myths & Reality

Myths & Reality Learning Activity

Myths & Reality Assignment

In preparation for your Myths & Reality assignment, you will be asked to select sources to support your position. The following activities will help you identify sources on your belief, develop a process for selecting scholarly article, and cite your sources in APA style. 

In Step 1: Finding Sources you will develop a search strategy, identify appropriate databases and select sources that provide evidence for your position. 

In Step 2: Characteristics of Scholarly Sources you will evaluate the content of one your sources in order to assess its scholarly value and how it shapes the belief you are examining in your writing. 

In Step 3: APA Citation Style you cite your sources in apa style.

New Resources

Use these books as resources while researching your belief. [Probably should request for Reserve.]

Beliefs Matter Assignment

Articles on Aging: Using Social Services Databases

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