COMPARISON OF MSA 699 SYLLABI

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                     online                          online         Face to Face/2 weekends                                       online
WEEK 1 May 2-June 15--step
             one proposal
                                   Module 1 Administrative
                                           Research Writing
                                     Introduction, review of    Weekend one: Introductions,
                                       syllabus, overview of  review of syllabus, overview of        Module 1 Administrative Research
                               capstone project expereince, capstone experience, overview of            Writing Introduction, review of
                                   overview of the Student     the Student Guide to the MSA      syllabus, overview of capstone project
                                Guide to the MSA Capstone          Project. Proposal writing,      expereince, overview of the Student
                                   Project, Overview of the        organization and content,       Guide to the MSA Capstone Project,
                                Research review application overview of APA writing style and          Overview of the Research review
                                                 and process            strategies for success                  application and process
WEEK 2 Step two IRB process
                                     Module 2 • Review of
                                 plagiarism: Review of APA
                                    writing style, review of Weekend one: Developing a solid          Module 2 • Review of plagiarism:
                                presentation skill, proposal problem statement and research      Review of APA writing style, review of
                                  writing, organization and        objectives, developing the       presentation skill, proposal writing,
                                    contents, strategies for research typology, and individual    organization and contents, strategies
                                                     success            one-on-one meetings                                  for success
WEEK 3    Step three collect
                       data




                               Module 3 Individual One-on-                                            Module 3 Individual One-on-One
                                    One sessions between                                              sessions between instructor and
                                    instructor and student                                                                    student
WEEK 4




                               Module 4 Individual One-on-                                            Module 4 Individual One-on-One
                                    One sessions between                                              sessions between instructor and
                                    instructor and student                                                                    student       1
         online                            online         Face to Face/2 weekends                                        online
WEEK 5
                   Module 5 Individual One-on-
                          One sessions between
                         instructor and student,
                     Wimba conference with all                                               Module 5 Individual One-on-One
                   students, progress report, a.                                              sessions between instructor and
                  Instructor and student (s) will                                         student, Wimba conference with all
                       discuss progress towards                                        students, progress report, a. Instructor
                       completion of the Plan B      Weekend two: Progress reports        and student (s) will discuss progress
                     project, b. Identification of           (informal discussions),        towards completion of the Plan B
                           common concerns, c.            Identification of common        project, b. Identification of common
                         Identification of shared     concerns and identification of      concerns, c. Identification of shared
                                        resources                  shared resources                                    resources
WEEK 6




                  Module 6 Individual One-on-                                                Module 6 Individual One-on-One
                       One sessions between                                                  sessions between instructor and
                       instructor and student                                                                        student
WEEK 7




                  Module 7 Individual One-on-                                                Module 7 Individual One-on-One
                       One sessions between                                                  sessions between instructor and
                       instructor and student                                                                        student




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                              online                         online           Face to Face/2 weekends                                         online
    WEEK 8        August 10th--Oral
                  presentation--5-8
                             minute
                presentation/Power            Module 8 One-on-one
                   point (4-6 slides) sesssion between instructor--
                                       Final Free Read opportunity,                                        Module 8 One-on-one sesssion between
                                              final adjustments and                                        instructor--Final Free Read opportunity,
                                       submission of the project for                                       final adjustments and submission of the
                                                           grading.                                                              project for grading.
Assignment                                   5/22-5/29--RRA or IRB
 due dates
                                                                                                               The student's MSA 699 Proposal
                                                                                                       (Chapters I, II and III) must be submitted
                                                                       Research Proposal – Approved by by 6/25/11, to provide ample time for
                                                                         June 13, 2011 and RRA by June the IRB and field research activies. For
                                                                                              24, 2011       a free read, submit by 6/25/11 (?)
Final project         Grades posted        7/29/2011, an E will be
    deadline     8/12/11, if eligible assigned if the student does
                 for an I, 11/2/11 is not qualify for an incomplete
                        the deadline                         grade.

                                                                                                             Project submitted for grading no later
                                                                        Final Research Paper – August 2,      than 8/12/11 and for a free read, no
                                                                                                  2011                          later than 7/30/11
   Textbook Student Guide to the
                   MSA Capstone          Student Guide to the MSA
                 Project and APA         Capstone Project and APA        Student Guide to the MSA              Student Guide to the MSA Capstone
                          manual                           manual Capstone Project and APA manual                         Project and APA manual
               Prepare to discuss
              proposal. This may
                  be the proposal
                approved in MSA        Blackboard tutorial/students Prepare to discuss proposal. This
              600, a modification       wanting an advanced review may be the proposal approved in
    preclass of this proposal or a      of proposal and topic should MSA 600, a modification of this
 assignment         new proposal.      submit no later than 4/18/11      proposal or a new proposal.                             Blackboard tutorial


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                          online                         online         Face to Face/2 weekends                                       online
                                  must have approved proposal
                                   and RRA for an I grade/must
                                      complete no later than 6
                                   months from start of course.
                                   Monitors have discreation in
                                    assigning the incomplete if        August 8, 2011 - Research          incompletes if proposal and RRA
                                       there are circumstances     Proposal and Research Review approved, maximum of 6 months from
            Must have approved         outside of the student's   Application MUST be approved          start of class for completion, if not
Incomplete    proposal and RRA control which delay the RRA        before this date, or student will eligible for an incomplete, an E will be
     policy       for an I grade.                     approval.               receive grade of "E"                                 assigned




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          Face to Face/2 weekends       Face to face/6 class meetings Face to face/6 class meetings        Face to face/6 class meetings                      meetings
WEEK 1
                                                                                                       Introductions, Review of Syllabus,
                                                                                                            Overview of the 699 process,         Overview of MSA 699
                                                                                                        overview of the APA format, and           proposal, project and
                                                                                                         the outline of the 699 proposal.             research process.
          2 hours: general review of                                                                             Review of plagiarism and      Proposals/Project topics
                        the capstone                                                                               strategies for success.          and format, project
         project/including minimum Chapter 1 of the project will be                                      Introduction and completion to       completion schedule and
                requirements, library discussed. Forms to be sent to        The class meetings will            IRB. Discussion on project       scheduled reviews and
           support, common errors, campus for RRA approval will be include a review of the MSA              schedule and review process.     meetings. Completion of
              timing, processing and     discussed and a timeline for 699 project, topic discussion,    Review of proposal and problem       RRA. Review of individual
                             grading. project completion will be set and format for chapters I-V                               statement.    proposals and references.
WEEK 2
                                       Chapter 3 and completed RRA
                                         forms will be discussed and         A time certain will be
                                      checked. Final program checks, established for each student
                                     seven year rule, graduation app         for submission of the
                                        deadlines and other student    proposal (draft of the first Title page, table of contents, first
          2 hours: discussion of RRA     concerns will be addressed.         three chapters of the       three chapters and reference           5/19 meeting is not on
          process and requirements                     Chapter 1 due                      project).                         page. Due                         syllabus
WEEK 3
                                                                                                                                             Title page, full Table of
                                                                                                                                           Contents, Chapters I to III
          One on one meetings: the                                                                                                         and full Reference list are
             student and instructor                                                                                                       due for review. Individual
                 should reach final Chapter 2 and references will be                                                                      review of chapters I to III.
           agreement on a suitable discussed and the paper review                                          Discussion of chapters 4 & 5, Discussion and review of
          research project proposal   process addressed. Chapter 3                                       tables and figures discussion of     format and content of
                           and RRA                     and RRA due                                                              progress                  Chapter IV.
WEEK 4
          One on one meetings: the
             student and instructor
                 should reach final
           agreement on a suitable
          research project proposal
                           and RRA                   no class meeting                                                   no class meeting              no class meeting 5
                                                                                                                                               Face to face/6 class
          Face to Face/2 weekends       Face to face/6 class meetings Face to face/6 class meetings     Face to face/6 class meetings                     meetings
WEEK 1
     5




         The second weekend class
           workshop will invovle in-
         class oral presentations on
         progress in data collection,
                  review, and report
           preparation. One on one
                 sessions as needed                  no class meeting                                                 no class meeting             no class meeting
WEEK 6

         The second weekend class
           workshop will invovle in-
         class oral presentations on
         progress in data collection,
                  review, and report         Chapters 4 and 5 will be                                                                      Review first draft of
           preparation. One on one          discussed. Chapter 2 and                                                                    Chapter IV. Discussion
                 sessions as needed        relevant attachments due                                      Submission of chapters 4 & 5 and review of Chapter V.
WEEK 7

         The second weekend class
           workshop will invovle in-
         class oral presentations on                                                                       First draft of 699 project to Final copy of Chapter IV is
         progress in data collection,                                                                          monitor for review and           due for review and
                  review, and report         Student concerns will be                                                      discussion of approval. Discuss Chapter
           preparation. One on one         addressed. Final version of                                corrections/concerns, meet one V and contents of the first
                 sessions as needed         chapters 1-3 due and RRA                                                             on one           full project draft.




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                                                                                                                                                          Face to face/6 class
                 Face to Face/2 weekends        Face to face/6 class meetings Face to face/6 class meetings        Face to face/6 class meetings                     meetings
    WEEK 1
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                The second weekend class
                  workshop will invovle in-                                                                                                        Final copy of Chapter V is
                class oral presentations on                                                                                                               due for review and
                progress in data collection,                                    Schedule individual meetings                                          approval. Discuss plan
                         review, and report                                     with the instructor to review    Each student presents their Plan and schedule for the first
                  preparation. One on one                                           progress of the MSA 699       B project using the appropriate        full draft of the final
                        sessions as needed                                                            project.                         visual aids           research project.
Assignment
 due dates                                                                                                                                          7/21/2011 - Final draft of
                                                                                     Your goal should be to                                        the full research project is
                                                                              complete the course as soon                                          due to the Professor. This
                  By May 18, 2011: Submit                                     as you receive approval from                                            IS a meeting session to
                  Final Proposal to me and                                       the MSA office to conduct                                             review each student's
                     complete RRA on line.          7/12/11--chapter 5 is due                 the research.                                                  final project copy.
Final project                                                                                                                                         8/4/11: This is the final
    deadline      July 15, 2011: Last day to                                                                                                       due date for the MSA 699
                   submit a fully complete,                                                                                                           research project. On or
                 edited, clean draft of Final                                                                                                       before this date mail (via
                  Report (paper copy only)                                                                                                          regular mail) two (2) final
                for review. August 1, 2011                                                                          7/11-Final submission of final copies of the project (not
                     is project deadline. No     7/19/11--two copies of final                                          project with envelope and bound) to the professor
                                 incompletes                project are due                                       postage.(submitted by US mail)      for final evaluation and
   Textbook
                Student Guide to the MSA           Student Guide to the MSA        Student Guide to the MSA            Student Guide to the MSA Student Guide to the MSA
                Capstone Project and APA           Capstone Project and APA        Capstone Project and APA            Capstone Project and APA Capstone Project and APA
                                  manual                             manual                          manual                              manual                   manual

                                              review Student Guide, develop
                                                proposed topic and purpose, The student is asked to bring                                              Select an appropriate
                                                      must be management, a problem statement to the                                                  MSA 699 research topic
                 draft proposal by 4/22/11 supervision, or administrative in first class. The student should Select a MSA 699 research topic                  and begin your
    preclass               and submit CITI        nature. Obtain permission        review MSA 699 on OCLS      develop a problem statement               preliminary related
 assignment                   certification letter from employer, if needed.                        website and begin your Literature Review               literature review.


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                                                                                                                                                  Face to face/6 class
              Face to Face/2 weekends        Face to face/6 class meetings Face to face/6 class meetings     Face to face/6 class meetings                   meetings
   WEEK 1
                                            To receive an I grade, you must                                      The student must have an
                                           have extenuating circumstances                                 approved proposal from me (the
            extenuating circumstances      that preclude you from finishing                                  monitor) and an approved IRB
             only, must have approved      your project on time. This must                                from the MSA department and a
               proposal and completed        be discussed prior to 6/21/11.                                  completed 699 project by the      TBA with the MSA 699
                     RRA by date set by     More than 50% of project must                                           end of the semester to         Professor. No final
             instructor. If one or other      be done: chapters 1-3 & RRA         You must complete the       successfully pass this course. projects will be accepted
Incomplete is not done, a failing grade     and references. Otherwise, the      course project within the   Note: only generic incomplete        after the established
     policy             will be assigned                       grade is an E.         required deadline.                policy on syllabus.          project due date.




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             Face to Face/2 weekends            Face to Face/2 weekends
WEEK 1




                                             Weekend one: Each student
                                             needs to be prepared to talk
          Weekend one: Introduction,           about there proposal. This
               Syllabus Review, Topic           proposal may be the one
          Proposal, IRB / RRA Process,    developed and approved during
           Sample project review and        MSA 600, a modification or a
                           APA review         new proposal. Follow APA.
WEEK 2




                 weekend one: Review
          Individual Project Proposals,
         Methodologies, Complete IRB
                           / RRA forms
WEEK 3




WEEK 4




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             Face to Face/2 weekends          Face to Face/2 weekends
WEEK 1
     5




                                        Each student will present a brief
                                        5 - 8 presentation on their stage
                                               of the development of the
                 weekend two: Review        Proposal or Final paper. Use
         Inidividual Progress (Chapters PowerPoint and 4-6 slides. May
                                   1-4) also use this time to finish RRA.
WEEK 6




                 weekend two: Review
         Inidividual Progress (Chapters
                                   1-4)
WEEK 7




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                   Face to Face/2 weekends          Face to Face/2 weekends
    WEEK 1
         8




Assignment
 due dates




Final project
    deadline
                                                  8/5/11: Grade are posted to
                                                campus. If you are NOT done
                                                    with your study, but have
                                                 approved proposal and RRA,
                8/7/11 - Final Project Grades you will receive an "I" grade and
                                   Submitted will have until 10/1/11 to finish.
   Textbook
                  Student Guide to the MSA          Student Guide to the MSA
                  Capstone Project and APA          Capstone Project and APA
                                      manual                          manual
                 Each student is required to
                      complete the IRB / RRA
                  requirements and bring to
             class forms for the professor's     Be prepared to talk about the
               review. The RRA application         proposal--one developed in
    preclass         should include websites     MSA 600, a modification, or a
 assignment        available to public access.                  new proposal.


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                 Face to Face/2 weekends          Face to Face/2 weekends
   WEEK 1




                                              If eligible for incomplete (see
                                                    above), must be done by
                                              10/1/11 or re-take MSA699 if
Incomplete                                           YOU REALLY WANT THE
     policy only generic policy on syllabus                         DEGREE.




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