In this semester-length course, students will learn how to properly write a formal research paper. Included will be such style elements as proper fonts, formatting. Emphasis will be placed on correct methods and requirements for citations of researched material. Student will learn how to determine useful and valid research sources, search engines for academic research, and the overall proper organization of the research paper. Students going on to post-secondary education are urged to take this course, to help prepare them for the writing requirements they will face in college.