Each student is required to submit a research paper (minimum of 15 pages exclusive of title, reference, or other non-text pages, diagrams, etc.) using the following parameters: see topics listed below. The papers must be of high quality and in APA (sixth edition) format. Use only the APA sixth edition video included in the Week 1 Course Announcement and the following link as APA guides:
All information that is not original to the student MUST be cited properly. A minimum of seven sources must be used for each paper. Papers must be submitted into “Assignments” as a .doc or .doc x file. DO NOT COPOY-AND-PASTE. Note that Wikipedia is NOT considered a valid source for references in any APUS/AMU classes.
At least one of your sources must be from a scholarly, peer reviewed, journal from the list below. These peer-reviewed journals are available in the Security Management portal into the APUS online library. Here is the link, scroll down until you come to the “Peer Reviewed” section: http://apus.campusguides.com/content.php?pid=82824…
Select one of the topics below. Let the instructor know your choice by the end of week two via e-mail.
1.Discuss, in detail, the value of strategic planning to security management. Outline the beginnings of a strategic plan for you organization.