cognitive psychology research paper
This paper has two parts, Please strictly follow the guide i attached that is titled “paper guide” and the rubric. I can not stress the importance of following these two documents so please ensure to follow then strictly!. The plagiarism limit for this assignment is 8% please try to have less than this because the instructor is strict!! I have attached a sample of the assignment but please do not copy anything for the sample. Create an original assignment that has nothing to do with the sample. The sample is just a guide.
1rst part topic:The topic for the Main paper is :the effects of repeated sports-related concussions on working memory
2nd part topic: Proposed Research topic: Can repeated sports-related concussions predispose the individual to long term cognitive impairments?
Requirements for paper:
– 7-8 pages (this means 7-8 pages of text, not 7-8 pages total) â–ª Double spaced â–ª 12-point Times New Roman font â–ª 1 inch margins on all sides (be careful, because the default in some versions of Word is 1.25 inches on left and right)
– AT LEAST 5 primary, scientific references (from peer-reviewed journals) â–ª Found using ResearchPort â–ª Published between 2008-2019 (Iâ€™d prefer if you stay away from sources that were published prior to 2007) â–ª You MUST use primary, scientific references â€“ that means they are peerreviewed RESEARCH articles (so, they a methods and results sections) â€¢ You MAY NOT use meta-analyses. â€¢ You MAY NOT use review articles. â–ª DO NOT USE: â€¢ Google (unless itâ€™s google scholar) â€¢ Wikipedia â€¢ Newspapers (Baltimore Sun, etc) â€¢ Popular Magazines (Psychology Today, Time, etc) â€¢ Textbooks â€¢ Websites made for the general public (NIH, WebMD, emedicine)
– APA Writing Style â–ª APA Style Title page â–ª No Abstract â–ª Proper in-text citations and references page â€¢ NO DIRECT QUOTES â–ª Other APA Writing Style rules are followed (e.g., avoid personal pronouns, proper use of abbreviations, proper formatting of headings, avoid use of contractions, etc.)
o What your paper should be: â–ª An introduction to your topic with a clearly stated thesis statement, â–ª A summary of the published research on the topic you choose, whichâ€¦ â–ª â€¦leads to an idea for a future research study, complete with a purpose, research question, hypothesis for the study, and a detailed â€œParticipantsâ€ section. â–ª A â€œConclusionâ€ where you wrap up loose ends