Question Description

Project is on MENTALLY ILL PRISON INMATES AND THE ISSUES THAT ARISE FROM THEM.

PART 1.

Write no more than one page about your population and sample size addressing the following:

  • Describe your population and the sample size
  • How do you choose the participants for the samples?
    • How will you explain the participation and the answers to the survey questions will remain anonymous?
  • Explain how you develop validity and reliability.

PART 2.

In at least 2 pages, describe the following survey details:

  • Develop five survey questions asking for information in regards to your research questions.
    • You can choose open-ended questions for interviews or close ended questions for surveys.
  • Determine what media you will use for the distribution of your survey/interview.
  • Send the survey questions you developed to at least 5 people. Considering using your classmates as survey participants. Include your instructor as a 6th person.
    • Surf the Internet for free survey programs. Limit your survey to a specific time frame such as 5 or 7 days, as you will be using the results in a later project.
  • Write two paragraphs (minimum of 8 sentences) about the legal and ethical considerations of your research.
    • Present information about your participants such as age and gender and that the participation is voluntary and the participant can exit the survey at any time.
    • Explain how you will achieve IRB approval prior to the actual survey distribution.