PCN 540 Week 5 Data Analysis
Topic: Overview of Statistical Theory and Application
This assignment is one in a progression of assignments that will move you toward your final research proposal. Refer to the Final Research Proposal document for information about the final proposal.
Building upon the research question and nonexperimental design method you completed in Module 4, create some hypothetical quantitative data from your data collection method. Write a paper (500-750 words) that addresses the following:
- Describe the processes you would use for statistical analysis to evaluate the question/hypothesis of your study.
- Justify your choice of statistical analysis per the level(s) of measurement and other assumptions for statistical tests.
- Present your results as appropriate in the “results” section of a research report.
Include at least two scholarly references in addition to the textbook in your paper.
Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.
You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions in the Student Success Center. Only Word documents can be submitted to Turnitin.