Introduction to the Dissertation Process

Primary Task Response: Within the Discussion Board area, write 400–600 words that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas.

From a previous Discussion Board input, you described why 2-3 topics of interest deserve to be reached.

Select one of these 2-3 topics, and expand further on the details of this topic. Defend these 2-3 research topics in order to focus your dissertation research topic by the end of this course. What are the specific issues and/or problems associated with this topic that you are aware of?

Try to research this topic in CTU’s library. Access articles via the LIBRARY or Doctoral Library and discuss the following:

  • Did you find a lot of reference material or very little?
  • How might you have to adjust your topics of interest based on this information?

The two topics are:

1. How prisoners are treated regarding health

2. Healthcare education & training