Acceptable M.A. thesis proposal
An acceptable M.A. thesis proposal, will be will be 8-10 double-spaced pages in length and include the following:
✷ A clear and concise statement of the issue to be investigated
✷ The question(s) that the research will seek to answer
✷ A brief overview of the key literature and theory that justifies the use of the chosen methodology to answer the proposed research question(s).
✷ A clear explanation of how the research methodologies will be applied to answer the research question(s). In other words, what will you research-your data-and, how will you do it.
✷ A discussion of any ethical contexts that impinge on the conduct of the research in anticipation of the ethics approval process at the University of Calgary.