The question for the final paper is:
“Is human cognition unique from that of other animals? Why or why not?”
This assignment is a positional paper. Be sure to support your answer with evidence. The assignment should be completed using evidence from the course — the textbook or lecture material. In other words, you should show what you learned this semester. You do not need to do any outside research for this assignment. Therefore, you may not use any outside material that was not covered in this class including websites. If you use an unapproved source, your essay will be penalized 5 points.
You MUST cite all course material sources using APA format, and include a reference list at the end of your essay. The reference list does not count towards the word limit. No direct quotes are allowed.
How to cite at the start of a sentence: Nelson et al. (2011)…
How to cite at the end of a sentence: … (Nelson et al., 2011).
How to cite a journal article in a reference list: Nelson, E.L., Berthier, N.E., Metevier, C.M., & Novak, M.A. (2011). Evidence for motor planning in monkeys: Rhesus macaques select efficient grips when transporting spoons. Developmental Science, 14, 822-831.
Your essay should at least 1,000 words in length (excluding references and title). In addition to your name, please provide a word count. You do not need a fancy title page.