Describe plan for data analysis for demographic variables (descriptive statistical tests).
Describe plan for data analysis of study variables (descriptive and inferential statistical tests).
6) Ethical Issues(1 page)
a) Describe ethical considerations and your plan to protect human rights.
b) Limitation of Proposed Study
c) Implications for Practice
7) References(1 page)
8) Appendices(1 page)
a) Informed Consent Letter
Procedure section is clear described in detail specific and all inclusive. Written in lay language (as documented by reading level score). Includes risks and
benefits relevant to study. Address assent (if applicable).
EVALUATION CRITERIA
WEIGHT
Introduction
Background and Significance of Problem
10
Statement of the Problem and Purpose of the Study
10
Literature Review
40
Research Question Hypothesis and Variables with Operational Definitions
Research Question Hypothesis
10
Variables with Operational Definitions
5
Theoretical Framework
Overview and Guiding Propositions(s) Described in Theory
15
Application of Theory to Your Studys/Projects Focus
15
Methodology
Sample/Setting: Number and criteria for inclusion and description of place in which data will be collected.
15
Sampling Strategy
15
Research Design: Type (e.g. Quasi-Experimental) description and rationale for selection.
10
Extraneous Variables (and plan for how controlled).