The focus of the paper is on motivation.
Article chosen: (I attached it as well)
Assessing Individual-level Factors Supporting Student Intrinsic Motivation in Online Discussions: A Qualitative Study.
Shroff, Ronnie H; Vogel, Douglas R; Coombes, John. Journal of Information Systems Education19. 1 (Spring 2008): 111-126.
Write a short paper (450-600 words) that demonstrates a brief analysis of the qualitative research article you selected. You are to write your paper in such a way as to answer the questions/issues below. However, do not include the list on your paper. Instead, let the items guide the content expressed in your paper, which should be in typical paragraph form.
Â· State the research problem or issue in the study.
Â· State the hypothesis/questions or objectives. Were they stated clearly?
Â· What questionnaires/survey instruments were used to answer the problem?
Â· What was the population used in the study? Was there a sample used? If so, how was the sample selected? How many were in the sample?
Â· What were the statistical techniques used to analyze the data?
Â· Identify and report/discuss model or models that are associated with the study or are developed from the study.
The paper must be written in APA format with a title page, abstract and reference page.