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ENG101/102: First-Year Composition (Walk)

This guide is intended to support Health Science students enrolled in ENG101 & ENG102.

Position Argument

For the Position Argument: A well-written essay of 1000 - 1200 words; the paper will reference  at least three sources including a scholarly journal article.  

You will select an issue related to health and wellness that concerns you.  Please choose from the following:

  • The effectiveness of personal feedback/tracking devices (fitbit, Apple watch or other wearable technology)

  • Changing a sedentary lifestyle

  • Sugar, salt, or fat (choose one!) and their effect on Metabolic Syndrome, Type 2 Diabetes, Hypertension, or Heart Disease (choose one!)

  • Body image

  • Recess or PE classes in K-12 

  • Disordered eating

  • Balancing school, work, and life