- Midterm Assignment
DUE: May 27, 2018 11:55 PM
|Open Date||May 7, 2018 12:05 AM|
|Attachments checked for originality?||Yes|
Assignment: Midterm Assignment
This assignment is an essay assignment of 2 questions, 3 pages each, to test knowledge and assimilation of the course objectives. In this assignment, you will show that you understand the coursework thus far. You should use class materials and peer-reviewed articles found in the library or other scholarly sites (Think Tanks, Government Reports, …) to develop and support your arguments.
Answer each of the following questions. Be sure to use several sources to support your argument and use the proper citation format.
Question 1 – Available drugs, DTOs, trafficking methods
·Explain the primary traffickers and routes for each of the 5 major illicit drugs available in the United States (cocaine, heroin, marijuana, methamphetamine, and MDMA).
Question 2 –U.S. and international policies, strategies, and objectives
·Compare the objectives of the UN drug control treaties and that of the United States drug laws; include the policies and strategies that support the objectives of each.
Please submit the assignment in a Word document and upload it into Assignments. It is due by Sunday, 11:55 pm at the end of Week 3.
The assignment is worth 25 percent of your final grade. The assignment will be graded based on the attached rubric:
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