Research Methods Paper

Submit an Annotated Bibliography of at least ten peer reviewed, (must be PEER REVIEWED) non-literature review scholarly references, in APA format, that could be used to complete the assignment.

Compare and contrast the following three research designs: qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods. Explore the benefits and drawbacks to each, and identify the primary criteria used to determine which methodology is appropriate. Be sure to address reliability and validity in your response.

The paper should follow all APA 6th edition formatting guidelines including a cover page, table of contents, abstract, and reference list.

The final Research Paper should be eight – ten pages in length, excluding the cover page, table of contents, abstract, references, and any tables or figures included.

A minimum of ten peer reviewed, non-literature review scholarly references, that are less than five years old are required.

Websites and dotcom’s are not acceptable references.