COURSE: SWK 311 SOCIAL RESEARCH METHODS
ASSIGNMENT: RESEARCH PROPOSAL
Length: 1500 Words
Task Write a research proposal that follows on from MY LAST ASSIGNMENT Literature Review (IMPACT OF NATURAL DISASTER ON MENTAL HEALTH). This last assignment is attached below. You will need to include the following: Title and 100 word summary of the proposed study Rationale for the research (refer here back to the literature review) Aims and Objectives, or research question/s Research Design including Sampling Procedure Data Collection Procedure Draft Research Instrument(s) Proposed Data Analysis Ethical Considerations Limitations and Strengths of the project Proposed Timetable References
Please remember this is a proposal only.
No data collection is to be undertaken at all.
A minimum of 10 ACADEMIC sources should be used in the proposal in APA 6th format.
Presentation The Research Proposal must be typed on a word processor.
Assessment Criteria The assignment will be assessed according to the following criteria:(each criteria will be given equal weighting) Demonstrated case for the research including rationale Quality of proposed research design Critical awareness of both limits and possible external factors affecting the proposal. Strength of considerations of limitations and ethical issues within the research Adherence to academic conventions of writing (e.g. referencing; writing style)