Research Methods Part 1

Research Methods
Compare and contrast the following three research designs: qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods. Explore the benefits and drawbacks to each, and identify the primary criteria used to determine which methodology is appropriate. Be sure to address reliability and validity in your response.
 The paper should follow all APA 6th edition formatting guidelines including a cover page, table of contents,
abstract, and reference list. 10 pages in length, excluding the cover page, table of contents, abstract, references, and any tables or figures included.

 A minimum of 10 peer reviewed, scholarly references that are less than five years old are required.
 Websites and dotcom’s are not acceptable references.


There is a Part two to this assignment for an Annotated Bibliography. I will post this separately and it will be given to whomever is a qualified person to do this