Assignment List Week 2 – Research Question Assignment
Week 2 – Research Question Assignment
DUE: May 15, 2016 11:55 PM
Gradebook Comments None
Open Date May 2, 2016 12:05 AM
Points Possible 100.0
Resubmissions Allowed? Yes
Remaining Submissions Unlimited
Attachments checked for originality? Yes
For this preliminary “Research Question Assignment:”
The components of this assignment include a research question, a purpose statement, and a literature review of at least 6 sources, two of which must be peer-reviewed. The specific research question should relate to a general topic in the course. 6-8 pages.
1. State your the specific or combination of CBRN WMD that you want explore more in-depth that will generate new ideas for WMD planning (this is the start of the material for your research paper — due in week 6);
2. Offer a brief (one or two paragraph) purpose statement outlining your approach to the scenario and what you hope to show in your research;
3. Complete a literature review of six academic sources on the subject you plan to write on. At least 2 of the 6 subjects must come from peer-reviewed journals. Use APA style in listing your sources.