Clear thesis statement and coherent argument.
Support any arguments you make.
Demonstrate your command of the English language; proofread your work, and pay attention to detail.
Make at least 5 specific references to at least 2 different sources from assigned readings/films (citations/footnotes are not necessary but are acceptable).
DO NOT reference material from outside the course, including dictionaries. (If you need to define a term, look to course material.)
Length: 600-900 words–no more, no less.