WHERE CAN I LOOK FOR TOPIC IDEAS?
Your instructor may give you specific instructions, prompts, readings, links, or lists as to what your topic will be about.
But If you need help with ideas, here are some places to look.
BEFORE CHOOSING A TOPIC:
Try the "Five W's" to help refine your topic:
The questions below will help you to investigate and narrow down some ideas about your topic. Circle or highlight names, terms, and ideas that interest you the most. You might turn this into a list of search terms or "keywords."
(image from the Noun Project "five" by Adam Zubin, MV)