research project and that you have the competence and the work-plan to complete. Baxter, L, Hughes,. Be sure to include specific techniques, not just your general approach. (New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2015.
Be specific about the methodological approaches you plan to undertake to obtain information, the techniques you would use to analyze the data, and the tests of external validity to which you commit yourself.e., the trustworthiness by which you can generalize from your study. This section should lay out, in clear terms, the way in which you will structure your research and the specific methods you will use. However, try to place your research question in the context of either a current "hot" area, or an older area that remains viable. Answer the "So What? Introduction: The main purpose of the introduction is to provide the necessary background or context for your research problem. It is also helpful to keep in mind that you are telling a story to an audience. Pay attention to the verbs you use to describe what an author says/does.g., asserts, demonstrates, argues, etc. Introduction, in the real world of higher education, a research proposal is most often written by scholars seeking grant funding for a research project or it's the first step in getting approval to write a doctoral dissertation. Is the research proposal set in stone? Research design should include (but is not limited to The parameters of the research (ie the definition of the subject matter). Failing to cite influential papers, failing to keep up with recent developments. Please note that your research question may be best answered by qualitative research.