The Final Project should demonstrate an understanding of the reading assignments, class discussions, your own research and the application of new knowledge. It should utilize previous skills developed in foundational health care courses and apply them within the context and viewpoint of a health care administrator and their role in managing health and human services. Tor the Final Project, the topic I have chosen”Research specific leadership and management traits and theories necessary for managing a multidisciplinary and multicultural health care organization to promote organizational effectiveness. ” Research Requirements” Academic research and papers must meet certain standards or quality that are recognized by the academic community. What constitutes quality academic research?
The use of primary original credible sources written by experts in the field of study.
Ensuring secondary sources are supported by research in primary sources.
Making sure all research is relevant and that material used is pertinent to the area of study.
In graduate work, the use of peer reviewed journal articles (journal articles reviewed by recognized experts in the relevant field of study) is required.
Keep in mind that educational websites may be appropriate, in some cases, but should be evaluated carefully.
All research must reflect professional academic protocol and must be documented according to APA standards as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.
Creating the Final Project.
You must choose to present your research in the form of an eight page research paper excluding title and reference pages. The content of the assignment must include each of the element listed below..
- Introduction: Describe the issue. Include why it was selected, the perspective of your approach to the issue, and the scope of the paper or presentation. In essence, describe in this area what is being covered. Be specific and to the point. This is an important part of the project as it engages the reader and sets the scope of the research.
- Statement of the Issue to be Investigated: Describe why the topic is a relevant problem or issue. It is important to provide literature sources in support of the importance of the need/issue/topic. For example, if you are interested in researching the issue of nutrition in early childhood brain development among American Children-cite literature identifying the scope of the problem (for example the number of malnourished children, the implications of malnourishment on learning and brain development; and long term implications). Overall, this section should detail what makes this topic or issue so important that you are spending time and energy researching it. What is the impact of the problem if nothing is done to correct the situation.
lll. Research Sources
- Identify your chosen topic and what has happened in the specific research of the topic (describe the study, sample, findings, important points from the discussion in the research article and any variables that may influence the findings of the research).
- Discuss any key elements of the topic that may be instructional legal, ethical, social, etc. (What is projected if nothing is done? What has been tried?). Support this section with relevant resource citations.
- Provide an analysis of the research article used, including: explaining what was done in the study, what the target population was, information about who did the research? (the author), what was found with the study, and any implications of the findings to your topic or issue.
lV. Conclusion: In this section, provide a general, but thorough summary reviewing: Why the topic was selected, the problem or issue briefly stated, the approach that was used: findings, and solutions. In this section the reader or audience should have a good idea of what the research did and what was found.
- References. Use a minimum of 7 scholarly sources.
has been added to your cart!
have been added to your cart!
You must log in and be a buyer of this download to submit a review.