CJA 345 WEEK 5 Research Proposal, Part III

CJA 345 WEEK 5 Research Proposal, Part III

CJA 345 WEEK 5 Research Proposal, Part III

Prepare a powerpoint presentation (12-15 slides) regarding the Methods and Conclusions section of your team research proposal. Include a detailed description of how you would go about collecting data and testing the hypothesis.

Although you are not required to develop a new or original method, it is recommended that you review journal articles to determine what methods are standard to test a hypothesis similar to the one(s) outline in your proposal. Be sure to include the following:


  • Describe the general methodology you chose for your study, in order to test your hypotheses.
  • Explain why this method is the best for your purposes.
  • Participants: Who would you test and why?
  • Describe the sample you would test, and explain why you chose this sample.


  • Include any demographic information relevant to the design.
  • Explain all the procedures involved in proving or refuting your hypothesis.
  • Explain what significant differences you would need to find to confirm or refute your hypothesis.


  • How will you analyze the results?
  • What kind of results would confirm your hypothesis?
  • What kind of results would refute your hypothesis?

Significance and Conclusion

  • Discuss, in general, how your proposed research would lead to a significant improvement over the original studies, and how it would benefit the field.

Include at least eight peer-reviewed references.


CJA 345 WEEK 5 Research Proposal, Part III