Capstone Project Topic Selection. Read the final Capstone Project instructions in the “Components of Course Evaluation” section of this guide or in the Week Five section of your online course. Each week’s assignment will be a major component of the Capstone Project. Chapters 1 through 3 will guide you in the process of outlining your topic.
Identify and describe a key issue that affects a specific population.
Who is affected by this issue?
How are they affected by this issue?
Evaluate the population that is affected by the issue.
Which social stratifications contribute to the issue?
What are the socioeconomic and cultural factors that exist within this population segment that relate to the issue?
What are the environmental forces that influence this population?
Determine challenges to resolving this issue.
Which political factors represent challenges to resolving the issue?
Which psychological factors represent challenges to resolving the issue?
Which historical factors represent challenges to resolving the issue?