Assignment 4: Quantitative Research Critique Paper
Students Please Note: This
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the “Turnitin Requirement” section of the course Syllabus (or Using Turnitin
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your assignment and the originality report within the assignment link.
purpose of this assignment is for you to demonstrate your knowledge of the
research process by analyzing one quantitative research study.
3, the mentor will select the research report for this critique and will post
the reference and/or link to the articlein an
announcement to the class. Select one of the article which is attached.
a grammatically correct paper, in APA format, that addresses the following
about the assigned research study/report. Submit your paper using the
assignment submission link. Note: Chapter 2 in Rebar and Gersch has a good overview
of how to critique research reports.
Overview of study
appropriate to study
with essential elements
studies relevant and current
o Link to
research question(s), hypothesis(es), and/or objectives
design linked to research question(s)/objective(s)/hypothesis(es)
and independent study variables and definitions present
method linked to research question and study design
considerations and concerns present
collection instrument reliability and validity and data collection methods
consistent with question/design
analysis method linked to level of measurement
Discussion links findings with previously reported studies and
provides clear recommendations for practice and research
Practice implications[MO12.2] For
guidance on the use of APA format refer to the APA publication manual.
Alternatively, within your course site, clickStudent
Resources at the top of the page thenEducational
Resources andWriting Style Guides.
Within the guides, search for “APA Style.”