Conduct an observation of one to two hours in a location where students congregate that is not a school (e.g., mall, movie theatres, church, parks)
Write a 500-750-word reflection describing:
Communication styles (verbal and nonverbal)
Topics of discussion
Clothing and body art, e.g., tattoos, piercings
Be sure to include any surprises you encountered versus what you expected.
GCU style is not required, but solid academic writing is expected.
Review the "Students in the 21st Century Scoring Guide" prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the assignment criteria and expectations for successful completion of the assignment.