Week 2 Forum Question
In a seamless posting please incorporate the following into your initial posting:
After reviewing recently published (within the past five years)peer-reviewed scholarly articleslocated in the AMU/APUS Universitys online Library data bases. Discuss acriminal justice topicrequesting instructor approval of the topic you would like for your research proposal (term project) paper.In doing so please remember for this class you are selecting a topic NOT for writing a research paper about but rather for writing a proposal to do actual hands-on research using scientific research methodology. In your forum post discuss what you haveidentified in the current peer reviewed literature located in the APUS Library databases on a topic you wish to research. Briefly discuss the literature and express what still needs to be researched or requires further research on the topic you would like to address in your research proposal. In other words did the authors of the studies already done on this topic you reviewed call for further research on the topic or something to do with the topic? Then again perhaps you identified a problem that still needs to be researched on the topic where the current literature is lacking. If so discuss what it is and how it pertains to the topic and why it needs to be researched and who would benefit from the research. After doing so you are to provide a ‘Working Title’ for your Research Proposal as discussed in this week’s lesson. Understanding this may change as your Research Proposal develops during the course.
Student expectations for Forum questions:
Your initial Forum posts require a minimum of a 500 word substantive response. All follow-up responses (minimum of 2) should require 250-300 words.