Quantitive/Qualitive Research

Jan 9th, 2015
Price: $15 USD

Question description

Quantitive/Qualitive Research

  • Throughout the class you have discussed a variety of research methods, both quantitative and qualitative now it’s time to apply that information to a topic and design a research study. You do not have to complete the study; you are just creating a plan for a study by answering the questions below.

    For the Assignment this week you will use the topic:  How many students out of high school are ready for college classes. Design a research study using one (or more) of the research methods discussed in the text. You can use one method or combine methods.

    In order to complete the Assignment on your research plan, provide answers to the questions below. For more information on what to include for each question, the elements of a research design are discussed in detail in Chapter 2 of the text. Be sure to answer each question with detail and explanations:

    1.  an introduction to your topic

    2.  how you would conduct a literature review (the process you would use and generally where you would go for information)

    3.  your research purpose

    4.  the unit of analysis

    5.  your research question or hypothesis

    6.  the research design

    a.  the specific research method (or methods) you will use

    b.  the variables

    c.  how you will conduct the research/ collect the data

    7.  the important elements to be included in the research proposal

    8.  a wrap up of research design

    a.  Is it feasible?

    b.  What are the challenges to this study?

    c.  How well would it work to gather the data needed for the purpose and topic?

    d.  Provide any last thoughts on your research design.

    The body of your paper should be between 500 and 600 words, or about two pages.

    ·  Use one-inch margins on all sides of the paper.

    ·  Use a 12-point font such as Times New Roman or Arial.

    ·  The paper will be based on your thoughts and, therefore, will not require outside citations. However, if you do cite outside references (including the text), you will have to provide the source information. In addition, Assignments should demonstrate careful proofreading.


Tutor Answer

(Top Tutor) Peter C
School: UIUC

Studypool has helped 1,244,100 students

Review from student
" Outstanding Job!!!! "
Ask your homework questions. Receive quality answers!

Type your question here (or upload an image)

1830 tutors are online

Brown University

1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology

2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University

982 Tutors

Columbia University

1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University

2113 Tutors

Emory University

2279 Tutors

Harvard University

599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2319 Tutors

New York University

1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University

1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University

2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University

932 Tutors

Princeton University

1211 Tutors

Stanford University

983 Tutors

University of California

1282 Tutors

Oxford University

123 Tutors

Yale University

2325 Tutors