For Expert_Researcher Only**Week 5 The Research Paper Rough Draft

Week 5 The Research Paper Rough Draft


Your 12-15 page rough draft should include all of the research paper elements of a final


Include the following in your rough draft:

• Headings

• Title page

• Abstract

• Introduction

• Literature review: a review of relevant studies focusing on the theory and its

importance and implication for the study

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• Research methods used and data collected

• Results and analysis of research findings

• Discussion of hypothesis/conclusion

• Reference page with a minimum of 10 references and appropriately used in-text

citations for each

• Visuals: tables, figures, graphs, charts, images, or any other non-text content as

applicable. You are required to include at least 1 visual aid in your final paper.

• Footnotes (if applicable)

• Appendices (if applicable)

Be sure to plan enough time for proofreading and editing.

Review the rubric for further information on how your assignment will be graded.


Points: 100