Research Design

Research Design

Describe your research design and explain why it would be appropriate to use. Identify the specific name of your research design. Then, provide a few sentences describing how you would apply this design. Explain why this design would be appropriate for your research proposal.


Describe your population of interest. Describe your sampling procedure. Would you use a random or non-random sampling procedure? How would you connect with potential participants? How would you share information about your study with them and ask them to participate? Outline the processes that would take place when recruiting participants.

State how many participants you would aim to recruit. Describe the expected demographic and other characteristics of your sample.

Describe any inclusion or exclusion criteria that you would apply when recruiting participants. Describe any screening procedures you would use when recruiting participants.


Include a reference list as needed.