2. Provide a purpose statement that conveys your intentions about what you hope to produce.
3. Pull out the dependent (DV) and independent variable(s) (IV) that you are interesting it looking at. This needs to be specific and you need to discuss ideas for how you might go about measuring the impact that the IV as on the DV. You need to focus on one or two specific variables (and discuss how they are defined), otherwise, your research will quickly spin out of control as you will not have the capacity to effectively address the relationship between all the variables.
4. Develop Hypothesis: A statement for how a change or condition in one or more independent variables cause(s) a change or condition in a dependent variable.
4 pages of content (double spaced in times-new roman font), not including the title page, and a “references list or bibliography” page.