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Term Paper

 

an independent learning project undertaken by students and used as a teaching method in universities and institutes of pedagogy, economics, jurisprudence, and culture and the arts. The student writes the term paper on general or specialized subjects in the curriculum under the direction of an instructor. Term papers are assigned to promote independent creative work, mastery of modern research methods, and a deeper understanding of specific problems, topics, or subjects (including the study of literature and sources).

Term papers written by second- and third-year students are generally in the form of essays; those written by more advanced students are based on extensive research. Topics are developed and approved by the departments of higher educational institutions, and the term paper is defended in the department.

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And for Sh200,000, a PhD thesis can be done.An assignment costs as little as Sh500, while a term paper sets you back about Sh2,000.The company is just one of the dozens, if not hundreds, of such outfits spread across the country that are helping universities churn out graduates who have not met all the requirements.
At first glance, the term papers seem to be about ordinary topics-e.g., local history, mat-weaving, games children play-but these were recorded a century ago, documenting a part of Philippine life now long gone.
The buyer turned out to be a freelance reporter preparing an article on selling term papers to students.
Please write down a number to indicate how strong is your own typical disapproval for behavior by others such as copying term papers or exam answers (max = 100)?
They have a list of University Term Papers--I choose "M2" (the second of four pages of "M" topics), and get several hundred topics, starting with "Mathematical Chemistry" and ending with "Microscope." The list includes "Maxim Gorky" "Medical Rights Essay," and "Memory Research." Yes, "Metaphor Term Papers" is in there.
Thus, whereas "sabotaging someone else's work," "forging a university document," and "stealing an exam" were considered the most serious by faculty, students' perceptions of seriousness focused on "giving answers to someone else during an exam," "writing a term paper for someone else," and "having someone else write a term paper for you." In fact, for students, "sabotaging someone else's work" was not seen as serious.
That entailed creating a database that contained three components: an archived copy of the internet, commercial content found in a library, and other student term papers. iParadigms created a high-speed web crawler that copies everything from the internet.
Students are strongly advised to start working on their term papers no later than the time of the tenth day report.
To the Editor: An article appeared on the front page of the August 15 edition of The Wall Street Journal under the headline "Student Plagiarism Stirs Controversy at Ohio University." This was not the typical article about plagiarism involving undergraduate term papers, but one about the problems over several years with graduate-degree theses.
Who knows how many more term papers, finals, and presentations I have ahead of me.
Short answer and multiple choice items are returned scored; essay questions and term papers return as electronic documents for the teacher to read, score and add to the student's real time status.
Academic procrastinators may drag their feet on term papers, but not delay other tasks such as meeting friends for dinner.