The student will complete five (5) Discussions in this course. The student will post one thread of at least 500 words by 11:59 p.m. (ET) on Thursday of the assigned Module: Week. The student must then post three (3) replies of at least 250 words by 11:59 p.m. (ET) on Sunday of the assigned Module: Week. For each thread, students must support their assertions with at least 2 scholarly citations and one Holy Bible reference in the current APA format. Each reply must incorporate at least 1 scholarly citation and one Holy Bible reference in the current APA format. Any sources cited must have been published within the last five years. Acceptable sources include peer reviewed journal articles, the textbook, the Bible, etc..
The student will post the anticrime/prevention program they have chosen to evaluate. Discuss whether the chosen program has empirical support or not. If there is empirical support, please cite the articles and give a short summary of the article. Comment on each other’s problems/ideas. Give feedback to each other about the feasibility of an impact evaluation, use empirical research to support your feedback. Try to generate more than one intervention for the problem your organization is trying to solve, discuss the research that supports your program intervention.
Please review the Discussion Assignment Instructions prior to posting. You may also click the three dots in the upper corner to Show Rubric.
Post-First: This course utilizes the Post-First feature in all Discussions. This means you will only be able to read and interact with your classmates’ threads after you have submitted your thread in response to the provided prompt.
Vito and Higgins chapter 3 pp 49-57