Research Proposal

Research Proposal

The research proposal has 5 parts:

Working Thesis: a one-sentence paragraph; no introduction is necessary. Explanation: a statement that includes the points you think you will be discussing in your paper. Sub points: each sub-point explains more fully a point mentioned in your explanation. Possible Objections: a brief discussion of the opposition’s point of view. Reply to Objections: your brief answer to the opposition.

Your research proposal should look like the five parts listed above. The number of sub-points may vary, but if you have only two, you may not have enough material for a good paper. For a simple undergraduate paper, limit your sub-points to 4 or 5.

The point of this exercise is to give you a focus, to force you to think about your topic independently of any research you may do or have done. This will probably serve as a basis for your paper, although it is quite likely that, once you begin your research, some of your ideas will change. That is the point of research: working to find an answer to a question!

Although your early research may have given you some great information, it is not necessary to rely on research for a good research proposal: you are simply outlining the argument that you expect to make in your final paper.

A good research proposal follows the standard format described in this module.

Assignment 3 Grading CriteriaMaximum Points
Working Thesis (making your claim clear)12
Explanation (what do you expect to cover in your argument)12
Sub-points  (explaining the points covered above)14
Possible Objections (what does the “other side” think)16
Response to Objections (how do you plan to answer those objections listed above)16
Format (have you presented this information in APA style, and in a way that your reader can easily follow)10
Usage and Mechanics: Grammar, Spelling, Sentence Structure 10
Style: Audience, Voice, Word Choice10
Total:100
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