You are to choose a recent research article relevant to human physiology, record, and submit a presentation on it.
I found this article. If you don’t want to use mine, you can find one and write it yourself.
Format of presentation:
Audio component must consist of your voice
Visual component is optional
Duration: at least 5 minutes long, but no more than 10 minutes
Background of the problem, purpose, etc.
General idea of methods/how the research was done
The next step for the project/research
Article must be within 5 years (posted on/after 2015)
Have fun with this! If you’re not interested in cancer: Don’t present on cancer – it will show.
Some ideas: Cancer (duh), new scary viruses, new cutting edge technology, effects of being in space, diet, sleep, memory, etc.
To reserve this presentation date:
Reply to this post with your full name, title of article, and a link to your article
If you are unsure of your article you must clear it with me (email) before posting
Only 3 students are allowed to present on a presentation day
To change presentation dates or topics
Simply reply to your original reservation post noting that you are changing topics (include new article title and link) or changing dates.
To submit presentation:
Reply to your ‘reservation’ post on the appropriate thread and submit your recording
You can host your presentation on Youtube and submit/embed the link in the submission reply
You can directly record your audio presentation when replying to the thread
File Format (if submitting a direct file): a common audio/video format such as .mp3; .mpeg; .mp4; etc.
Deadline: 11:59 pm of the date stated in the thread topic
Graded items of presentations:
Is the presentation submitted on time?
Is the presentation between 5-10 min?
Does the presentation cover the required details?
Does the presentation explain the topic thoroughly and supplemental explanation provided where needed?
Is the presentation an original summary and complete to the topic?
Does the presenter respond to questions from the audience (discussion board) in a timely manner?
To participate as an audience member:
You must submit at least 2 replies per presentation date
You do not have to reply to different presentations
Deadline: the following Sunday of the presentation
Minimum requirements for participation credit
4 English college-level (grammar & spelling) sentences of thought provoking content
Response follows appropriate netiquette