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Writing the Research Paper

Chat times for Summer 2022
9:30a-10:50 ET/6:30a-7:50a PT

Dr. Christe Ann McMenomy

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Methods and Procedures for Writing the Research Paper


Assignments for each chat session will be posted in the course schedule. Students will prepare a step in of the research process each week using the methods discussed in chat.


We will use the Scholars Online MOODLE environment to collect your written work. You should receive a password for your account and be able to log once your membership is paid. Your personal homepage will contain links to the course materials, which will be displayed week by week with forums where you can post your assignment, review assignments submitted from your fellow students, make comments, and learn from each other.


Chats start promptly and last 90 minutes. Plan your meals accordingly!

Scholars Online uses a text-based chat (no live audio or video), although the chat medium is capable of supporting both audio uploads, graphics, and video from the teacher. We have found this method of discussion has several advantages: