Unformatted text preview: efforts. Assignments: 1. Lecture (with notes)- Research Questions and Purpose Statement 2. Read The Purpose Statement: Chapter 6, Creswell 3. Read Research Questions: Chapter 7, Creswell Research Questions: (limit 4) Related to the problem statement Answerable – answers are not necessarily proof What purpose will the questions serve? Purpose Statement: Significance (importance of the problem) Why do we want answers to our questions? What do we intend to do with those answers? Scope (Parameters of the problem) Is the problem internal, external or both? Who/what is being affected by the problem? Purpose statement example The researcher intends to develop an efficient and effective training program for the supervisors and staff in Department X....
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- Fall '12
- Writing, Research Questions, Creswell