Your capstone class is only 9 weeks long, within which you really only have 7 weeks to write the document itself. Based upon what you read in the assignments for this module in addition to what you know about the IRB requirements, comment on the suitability of survey research in the capstone. Do you think it is a practical option? Why or why not?
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Below is the Capstone assignment: Just need to the assignment above to be done.
Final Proposal Activity (worth 25%)
This assignment is meant to piece together all of the contents of this course in the form of a comprehensive research proposal. It is paramount that you establish a research problem based upon the existing literature and provide ample background information in the form of your literature review. The description of your methodology and how you plan to execute it should be detailed and highly specific. Remember, anyone should be able to pick up your proposal and know exactly what you are going to do and how to address the research problem. Also, anyone should be able to replicate what you propose to do based solely on your document.
Use the following guidance to gain a sense on the level of detail required for this assignment:
- Title page (see APA Chapter 2) – 1 page
- Abstract (see APA Chapter 2) – 1 page
- Introduction (problem establishment) – 1 to 2 pages
- Literature review – 3 to 5 pages minimum
- Hypothesis – 1 to 2 paragraphs
- Method (research methodology) – 2 to 4 pages
- Summary – 1 to 2 pages
- References – As many as needed
- Appendices (outline/timeline) – As many as needed
Note: All proposals are submitted to Turnitin, a plagiarism detection service, to check for originality.
Use standard file type (.doc or .docx). Save your assignment using a naming convention that includes your first and last name and the activity number (or description). Do not add punctuation or special characters.