INTRODUCTION OUTLINE (DRAFT)
The following is an outline of the thesis introduction which is entitled, Introduction, Chapter 1.
Community Health Research
Thesis Chapter 1
On the cover page of the thesis, write the research question, running head, and other pertinent information.
2. Background – Write a few sentences summarizing the background of the qualitative study
Theoretical Background Write a few sentences explaining the model, framework, or theory used to support the research? Write one sentence about the target population, where the study will be conducted, how will the population be recruited, and explain the type of study being conducted.
Purpose of the Study Write one sentence why the research is important, target population, type of study, recruitment, location, and the number of participants.
Significance Write one sentence explaining the contributions of the study.
6. Specific Aims -What did the study attempt to determine? Give three specific aims of the study. Start the sentence by saying,
To determine ..
To determine .
7. Terminology List the terminology you think is useful to have the readers understand the material. The original article critique assignment was changed to INTRODUCTION OUTLINE (DRAFT) TBA due to the transition of in-person classes to online.
Below are assignments that were done in class to help with the thesis that needs use
NAME – Francina
AREA OF INTEREST -Breast Cancer
POPULATION / SAMPLE -Women
Recruitment Selection Criteria 18-44 age
Select Exposures/Risk Factors/ -Race, genetics, use of health care services.
What is unique about your study? -Why women of color at risk?
Themes for the Literature Review/Chapter 2 -Race, genetics, use of health care services, family history, tobacco, obesity.
any article can be used on Breast Cancer- google scholar