For those who did not able to attend the class on 30 June 2018 (Saturday), please be reminded that late submission of Assignment #1 will get point deduction. NO SUBMISSION MEANS INCOMPLETE REQUIREMENT IN THE CLASS.
Further readings in the main textbook of Pale-Calmorin and Calmorin ((2007) include Chapters 2 and 3. These chapters of the book will provide you inputs in doing your Assignment #2: ABSTRACT PROPOSAL of your selected topic. A maximum of 250 words, single space, short/Letter size bond paper. Similar to an abstract of a thesis, the Abstract Proposal will contain the following information:
a. Specific topic as the Title ( this is not necessarily your title of the proposal and this will change)
b. General background of the topic based on the review of related literature
c. General Objective to undertake the given topic
d. A brief discussion of the methodology and research design (study area, respondents, models, and techniques in data collection and analysis)
e.The reason (rationale) why you want to undertake this topic - contribution to the body of knowledge?
f. Keywords (a maximum of 5 words) that will directly describe your topic (example: multimedia, smart classroom, student performance, K-12 assessment)
g. List of References (APA format) - Journal articles are preferred
Assignment #1 is the initial document in developing your research proposal. Therefore, you have to start conducting the review of related literature. Please utilize the websites (Sci-Hub, Gale, NDLTD) in searching relevant materials.
NOTE: Assessing GALE website requires username and password. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you interested to browse the website. RSU paid an annual fee to avail the online services.