This journal assignment is designed to assist with documenting your research. Since, you are entering the data collection and analysis phase of the research, your journal should include answers to the following questions:
- What tasks did you perform this week related to advancing your research project?
- What types of data were collected?
- How was the data analyzed?
- Why did you include or exclude data from the research?
- Did any patterns emerge?
- What improvements were made to previously submitted papers?
The paper must follow the formatting guidelines in The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (2010), (6th ed., 7th printing). Any supporting material must originate from scholarly or professional sources (excluding blogs,, wikis, social media).