Directions: You must conduct primary research for
your final project. This assignment helps you to begin your research
which you will include in your final paper. For this assignment, you
will create a questionnaire that you need to disburse to collect data to
answer your specific research question(s). For example, perhaps you
are proposing to your boss that your company needs to create an on-site
daycare center. You would then want to create a questionnaire to
distribute to your coworkers to gather data to further your proposal.
the text discussed, you need to carefully construct the questions so
they are valid and reliable to ensure proper data results. When
constructing your questionnaire, remember to include instructions for
the participant on how to correctly complete and return the survey
(e.g., email, mail, in person, etc.). The questionnaire should include
Along with the questionnaire, complete a cover letter or memo answering the following questions:
Why are you conducting this questionnaire?
Who is the target audience?
What data are you looking to gather?
Why did you choose to organize your questionnaire in the format you used (open-ended, close-ended questions, etc.)?
NOTE: You have 2 weeks to collect your data from the
questionnaire you create this week. You will report your findings in
Week 7 in the Informative Abstract.