week 3 discussion 1.docx - For me when I was at Ashford University to obtain my undergrad my research study wasn’t much different from the research

week 3 discussion 1.docx - For me when I was at Ashford...

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For me, when I was at Ashford University to obtain my undergrad, my research study wasn’t much different from the research study I have to do now for my masters. They drilled how important scholarly sources was when writing our research papers. They spoke on why scholarly sources are essential when finding valid information to use rather than using google to gather information. They also address the importance of citing your work correctly to avoid plagiarism. They made sure as faculty to help us become comfortable with using the database and library to find the proper sources such as videos, books, articles, and more. I had research Papers that was over 15 pages long, and we had I think over 10 to 12 scholarly resource. Here at GCU, they require the same expectations of us. To use the school library to gather your sources or make sure when you are searching the web, to make sure you are using sites such as .gov, .edu, or .org to name a few (with .org being mindful that some .org are nonprofit so information found of those
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  • Fall '17
  • Bachelor's degree, Postgraduate education

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