Final Project Description and Rubrics for Written Submission Course Name: Research Methods

Final Project Description and Rubrics for Written Submission
Course Name: Research Methods Course Code: RESM 610 Semester: Sum 2022 222022xxxxxxx
Course Name: Research Methods Course Code: RESM 610 Semester: Sum 2022 222022xxxxxxx
Description of the Assessment:
Assessment Title
Final Project
Assessment Type
Writing a Research Paper
Submission Deadline
Link to Course Learning
Outcomes
K1,K2,S1,S2,S3,S4,S5,AR1
Total Marks
100
Assessment Weight
General Objective and Description
The objective of this final project is to ensure learners have an ability to write a full research paper.
Details and Guidelines for Completion
You are expected to cover the following points:
1. Introduction Section
2. Literature Review, Framework, hypotheses
3. Research Methodology
a. You may want to show a background information of country setting and relevant issue related to your topic
b. Questionnaire or survey instrument development ( a sample of questionnaire to be attached in Appendix. The source of scale selection, description of final questionnaire, etc.
c. Sampling process. The population of your study description, sample selection process
d. Data collection methodology. The data can be limited given time constraints. You can state any limitations. Final size of data.
4. Analysis, description of your sample. Any reliability and validity test you undertook?
The results of your analysis shown in Tables. Any hypotheses tests? Do not use any pie charts or irrelevant figures.
5. Discussion and Implications: The Discussion commonly features a summary of the results that were obtained in the study, describes how those results address the topic under investigation and/or the issues that the research was designed to address.
What is the significance of your results? Expand upon the implications of those findings.
6. Conclusion: Limitations and directions for future research are also commonly addressed.
Submission to include
Cover page given in VLE
The title of your research.
Research Paper
( Total 6000- 9000) words . References written in APA style.
Please, use the APA referencing style for in-text citations and the reference list.
Please, note that the allowed similarity % as generated by Turnitin cannot exceed 25%. Anything in excess will be penalized by the reduction of points.
Rubrics for the Assessment:
 Criteria
Max
Excellent
V. Good
Good
Poor
Very Poor
Abstract
10
 10-8
 8-6
 6-4
 4-2
 2-0
Introduction
5
 5
 4
 3
 2
 1-0
Literature Review
5
5
4
3
2
1-0
Methodology
20
 20-16
 16-12
 12-8
 8-4
 4-0
Analysis (and Results)
15
 15-12
 12-9
 9-6
 6-3
 3-0
Discussion (and Recommendations and Implications)
15
15-12
12-9
9-6
6-3
3-0
Conclusion
5
5
4
3
2
1-0
References (In text and in List)
10
10-8
8-6
6-4
4-2
2-0
Appendix
5
5
4
3
2
1-0
Cover Page, Organization and format, presentation
10
10-8
8-6
6-4
4-2
2-0
Total
100