Select a research topic that is related to your area of interest.
Identify key words related to your topic.
Using your key words, search the University Library databases for 2 scholarly, peer-reviewed, articles published in the past 4 years. An example of appropriate databases include EBSCO, ERIC, PsychInfo, or ProQuest.
Prepare a 350 to 700 word summary for each article. Include the following:
- Identify the research problem(s), question(s), study type (paradigm and methodology), data collection procedures, analysis, and results
- Explain how the scholarly literature introduced in the article supported the topic
- Describe how you would use this literature to further your selected research topic
- Format your summaries consistent with APA guidelines
Create a literature map to organize your literature. This can be presented in a graphic or outline format. Click the Assignment Files tab to submit your assignment.