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interview assignment

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We have been talking about the many characteristics of diversity. You will be writing a paper that focuses on a specific area of diversity, such as: SES, education, sexual orientation, religion, disabilities, family structure etc.

 Within this chosen topic area, you will want to focus on issues that affect individuals who exhibit this characteristic of diversity.

You will apply at least 3 professional sources to support your discussion , and may use only 1 internet source. The sources must be referenced in APA style ( I will provide you with a link that provides information on APA style)

Paper must be type must be typed in 12 point font, and be free of grammatical and spelling errors.

Part 2

 As part of the assignment, you will be interviewing

A person whose life has been influenced by your chosen diversity characteristic

The interview should focus on the respondent’s subjective life experiences, challenges, and their opinion about your topic questions.

You will be coming up with at least 5 questions that you will be asking to both interviewees.

 You want to ask questions that touch on cultural experience, values, beliefs, roles, expectation, purpose, and any perceived challenges related to their diversity characteristics. 

You will also be applying the specifics from your interviews to a general topic discussion where you will highlight the similarities and difference in the views and experiences expressed in the two interviews- And discuss how their experiences fit with what you have found in your research on your topic.  

This assignment fulfills the CDEV portfolio requirement for the course.

 Completed paper Due NOV 20th