Research Study Participants, Procedures, and Instrument(s)

Hello, this is for a research study on the prevalence rate of depression among women. Instructions: Research Study Participants, Procedures, and Instrument(s) This week students will complete the following components of the methods section for the research study proposal. Participants—Population or Sample: Your research study may include the entire population or a subset or sample of the population. If your study will utilize a sample, you must choose the appropriate sampling method. (If you wish to review sampling methods, you may revisit the Types of Sampling Multimedia (Links to an external site.) Describe the sampling method (i.e., random, systematic, multi-stage cluster sampling, stratified, convenience sampling, snowball sampling, or other) in your research study. If you are using a sample, also include the rationale for utilizing the sampling method you propose. If you will use an experimental or quasi-experimental method, explain how each individual will be assigned to each group. Procedure: Describe the precise procedures used in conducting this research study (i.e., exactly what you will do in the study). It should be clear enough so that anyone could replicate the study. In other words, clearly explain to the reader how you will collect the data. Instruments in the Study Design: Identify and describe the instrument used to collect data in your research study. If you are conducting a survey or interview, include a minimum of seven questions you will ask. The Research Study Participants, Procedures, and Instrument(s) assignment Must be one to two double-spaced pages in length (not including title and reference pages) and formatted according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.. Must include a separate title page with the following: Title of paper Student’s name Course name and number Instructor’s name Date submitted Must use at least one scholarly source in addition to the course text. The Scholarly, Peer Reviewed, and Other Credible Sources (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. table offers additional guidance on appropriate source types. If you have questions about whether a specific source is appropriate for this assignment, please contact your instructor. Your instructor has the final say about the appropriateness of a specific source for a particular assignment. Must document all sources in APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center. Must include a separate reference page that is formatted according to APA style as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.