Research: Sampling and Study

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Research Methodology Assignment

Write your own short, research proposal (on any topic) in which the following questions must be clearly answered:

What is your main research question?
What is your main objective and hypotheses?
What data will you need and where can you find this?
What is your key dependent variable?
What is your key independent variable?
What are your control variables?
What will be your population/sample?
What will be the methodology followed for sampling and data collection? What will be your methods of analyzing the data?
What will be your final conclusions and report?

In the proposal you can follow these guidelines.

Outline of chapters and sections
|Chapter No. | |Topic |Pg. No. | | | |Title of the Research Proposal | | | | |Acknowledgements | | | | |Executive Summary | | |1 | |INTRODUCTION | | | |1.1 |Introduction | | | |1.2 |Significance and need for study | | | |1.3 |Objectives of the study | | |2 | |LITERATURE REVIEW | | | |2.1 |Concepts and Constructs : Definition of terms | | | |2.2 |Gap Analysis | | | |2.3 |Issues raised by the Review | | |3 | |METHODOLOGY AND DATA SOURCES | | | |3.1 |Unit of Analysis and Sample Selection | | | |3.2 |Tools and Techniques | | | |3.3 |Data Sources | | |4 | |RESEARCH FRAMEWORK OF THE STUDY | | | |4.1 |Proposed Framework | | | |4.2 |Rationale of Framework | | | |4.3 |Variables | | | |4.4 |Hypotheses | | |5 | |DATA ANALYSIS AND INFERENCE | | | |5.1 |Statistical Analysis | | | |5.2 |Interpretations |...
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