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ENG101/102: First-Year Composition (Walk)

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

Proposal Argument

Framework for Proposal Argument

You will select an issue related to fitness 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, fat and their effect on Metabolic Syndrome, Type 2 Diabetes, Hypertension and Heart Disease

Body image

Recess or PE classes in K-12 

Disordered eating


You will select a rhetorical audience. 

Who can make decisions about this issue? Are you addressing parents, the Governing Board, members of the Arizona Legislature, or the members of the U.S. Congress?

What do they need to know? 

What type of evidence will persuade them?