PSY 828 Module 2 Assignment Mini Research Prospectus Part 1: Purpose Statement
In this assignment, you will be writing two purpose statements.
One of them must be approved by your instructor. The approved
purpose statement will serve as the topic for the Mini Research
Prospectus that you will be completing in the Mini Research Prospectus Part 2.
1) Use the following information to ensure successful completion of the assignment:
a) This assignment uses a grading rubric.
b) Access the program of study document for the
Doctor of Philosophy in General Psychology with an Emphasis in Cognition and Instruction at http://www.gcu.edu/pos.php?code=NDPGPCI10B&name=Doctor+of+Philosophy+in+General+Psychology+with+an+Emphasis
+in+Cognition+and+Instruction or, access the program of study document for the Doctor of Philosophy in General Psychology with an Emphasis in Industrial and Organizational Psychology at http://www.gcu.edu/pos.php?code=NDPGPIO10B&name=Doctor+of+Philosophy+in+General+Psychology+with+an+Emphasis+in+
c) After submitted, the instructor may suggest modifications to the purpose statements.
d) When all modifications are completed, the instructor will approve one of the statements for use as the topic for the Mini Research Prospectus to be completed in Mini Research Prospectus Part 2.
e) Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.
f) You are notrequired to submit this assignment to Turnitin.
2) Perform the following tasks to complete the assignment:
a) Identify two major research questions that are related to your previously completed coursework in Psychology. Course titles and descriptions are available by accessing your Program of Study document.
b) For each research question, write a purpose statement of 100-150 words that clearly describes the purpose and significance of the study, briefly outlines the logic of the research study, and states the specific question under investigation.
PSY 828 Module 3 DQ 1
Piaget found dramatic differences in development between preschoolers and elementary-age children. Discuss several of these differences from cognitive, physical, and psychosocial perspectives.
PSY 828 Module 3 DQ 2
Focus on Research:
Visit the DC Network (https://dc.gcu.edu). Using the Search feature, locate and download the Prospectus Template and the Dissertation Template. Attach the files to your response. What are the primary differences between these two templates? Why is a prospectus necessary in doctoral level work?