DOC723 Week 6: Literature Review

DOC723 Week 6: Literature Review Literature Review Components DOC723 Week 6: Read Ch. 1, 2, 6, 10, and 11 of Ridley (2012) to identify how to conduct and develop a comprehensive, synthesized literature review. Review the Literature Review tutorial. Continue to develop your “Literature Review” section by expanding on the theories described briefly in the theoretical/conceptual framework. […]

DOC723 Week 5: Population and Sample

DOC723 Week 5: Population and Sample Evaluation of Population and Sample DOC723 Week 5: Reflect on the facilitator’s research question/hypotheses feedback. Review Ch. 4 and 8 of Greener (2011) to examine the concepts of population and sample relative to your selected study method. Additionally, review the concepts of study scope, limitations, and delimitations provided in this text […]

DOC723 Week 4: Reevaluation of Research Questions/Hypotheses

DOC723 Week 4: Reevaluation of Research Questions/Hypotheses Reevaluation of Research Questions/Hypotheses DOC723 Week 4: Reflect on the facilitator’s feedback and design recommendations based on your previous assignments. Review Ch. 1 of Greener (2011) and the DCRS for research question development guidelines.  Note that research questions are required for all studies regardless of the method. Review the Developing […]

DOC723 Week 3: Potential Research Designs

DOC723 Week 3: Potential Research Designs Research Design Selection DOC723 Week 3: Reflect on the facilitator’s feedback and method recommendations based your Week 2 assignment. Review Ch. 4-6 and 8 of Greener (2011) to select two research designs within your research method that would best align with the purpose of your study. Review the Selecting an […]

DOC723 Week 2: Theoretical/Conceptual Framework and Literature Review Strategies

DOC723 Week 2: Theoretical/Conceptual Framework and Literature Review Strategies Literature Review Strategies DOC723 Week 2: Review Ch. 1-3 of Ravitch and Riggan (2017) and the DCRS for guidance on developing a theoretical/conceptual framework to underpin your proposed study based on foundational and current theories. In addition, review Ch. 3 of Ridley (2012) to identify strategies for […]

DOC723 Week 1: Selected Method and Design Review and Support

DOC723 Week 1: Selected Method and Design Review and Support Précis Critical Review DOC723 Week 1: Review Ch. 1 and 3 of Greener (2011) and the DCRS to develop your research method (qualitative, quantitative, or mixed method) selection rationale. Expand your précis by adding a “Nature of the Study” section to support why your selected method (quantitative, […]