RES855 10 Strategic Points Assignment

RES855 10 Strategic Points Assignment

RES855 10 Strategic Points Assignment

While reviewing literature for your chosen dissertation topic, 10 Strategic Points will emerge. These 10 points need to be clear, simple, correct, and aligned to ensure that the research you will undertake is doable, valuable, and credible. This assignment will give you some experience in identifying 10 Strategic Points.


General Requirements:

  1. Use “Identify 10 Strategic Points” to complete this assignment.
  2. This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.
  3. Doctoral learners are required to use APA style for their writing assignments. The APA Style Guide is located in the Student Success Center.
  4. You are not required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite.


  1. Read: Clark, C. M., & Springer, P. J. (2007). Thoughts on incivility: Student and faculty perceptions of uncivil behavior. Nursing Education Perspectives, 28(2), 93-97. Retrieved from…
  2. As you read, highlight information that relates to the 10 Strategic Points, such as the purpose, problem, sample, research question, etc.
  3. After reading and highlighting the components of the article, complete the 10 Strategic Points table (PSY-850.R.Identify10StrategicPoints.docx) based on the Clark and Springer (2007) study from Nursing Education Perspectives.

RES-855 Resource

10 Strategic Points Comments or Feedback
Broad Topic Area
Lit Review
Problem Statement “This study was conducted using quantitative and qualitative methodologies to investigate the problem of incivility in nursing education in a university environment from both student and faculty perspectives” (p. 94).

Rewrite this in “GCU” format.

Research Questions
Sample Sample: identify the sample from the Clark and Springer study.
Describe Phenomena (Qualitative)
Methodology  and Design
Purpose Statement “Its purpose was to consider possible causes of incivility and to recommend potential remedies” (p.94)

Rewrite this purpose statement based on “GCU” format.

Data Collection Instruments and Approach Describe instruments used for the Clark and Springer study.

Describe the data collection approach used in the Clark and Springer study along with informed consent procedures.

Data Analysis Approach Discuss the data analysis approach used in the Clark and Springer study.