This handout offers a helpful guide to considerations for alignment between the problem, purpose, and questions. Although the document is written from a dissertation perspective, it is appropriate for applied studies or projects.
Each school at NU has its own ADE Proposal and Manuscript Template that contains information about the contents of each section and subsection, as well as the correct formatting for the document. Be sure that you are using your ADE Proposal and Manuscript Template (school-specific) located in the AD Center(CTL).
A successful, timely completion of the study or project requires you to work consistently. The chart in this handout provides some suggested activities for each of the four courses. You should focus on the first column for this course. Notice that some of the activities span multiple courses.