1. Assessment Title. Constitution & Oath of Enlisment Essay 2. Task. Write a 250-word essay on the prompt provided for the “U.S. Constitution & Oath of Enlistment” lesson. 3. Essay Prompt Read “Why Civilian Control of the Military?” by Jim Garamone of American Forces Press Service. In this article Garamone wrote, “Once they vote, however, soldiers, sailors, airmen, Marines and Coast Guardsmen are expected to forget their party affiliations and follow the orders of the civilian leaders regardless of the party.” Is that a realistic proposition? Explain why or why not. 4. Student Instructions 1. Students may complete this examination in any location on or off-campus that they deem appropriate to provide them the space that best facilitates their ability to write effectively. 2. All student essay submissions will be formatted per the provided essay example in the “Analytical Writing” lesson. 3. All essays will have a reference page in accordance with the Enlisted College’s writing rubric 4. The assigned essay is due the following academic day at the beginning of the first scheduled instruction. 5. This examination is open-book. 6. Collaboration is not allowed for this assessment.