Overview: For this milestone, due in Module Two, you will complete a draft of the Introduction section of your presentation. The final project represents a significant portion of your final grade, so it is imperative that your ideas are well developed. This milestone will be submitted as a Word document. Note that
this document, with revisions, can serve as your speaker notes for the final project submission. Milestone One provides you with an opportunity to obtain valuable feedback from your instructor that you can incorporate into your final project submission.
Prompt: The topic you select for this Milestone is the topic you will explore throughout this course. The issue is an event within that particular topic that looks at one aspect of it. Your chosen issue will be discussed further in Milestone Two. Review the suggested list of Example Issues and Topics for the Final Project
document. Then, based on the issues and topics presented, address the following critical elements:
I. Introduction: Examine the importance of wellness in society and how it influences social practices as well as your discipline of study. To help guide your analysis, you will explore a topic that has been discussed in this course.
A. Analyze the importance (or lack thereof) of wellness and health in society and how it has sparked change in the everyday behavior of individuals
B. Analyze how social practices and our idea of wellness have shaped each other.
C. Analyze how wellness has influenced the everyday behavior of individuals in your discipline of study or the professional field you are interested
in going into.
Guidelines for Submission: Milestone One must be submitted as a 2- to 3-page Microsoft Word document with double spacing, 12-point Times New Roman
font, and one-inch margins. Support your responses with at least two sources from the assigned course resources, including your textbook and/or other
scholarly sources located independently via the Shapiro Library. Cite your supporting sources in APA or MLA format.