Description Of A Research Study Essay

803 Words Apr 26th, 2016 4 Pages
This section gives a description of the methods used in the projected study and is arranged in the following sections, participants and setting ,demographic information, focus group questions, focus group procedures, and data collection.
Participants and Settings
Data was conducted by having the participants answer six questions. The participants contained six adults; all of which reside in Jersey City, New Jersey. The participants were all male. The focus group was conducted on Friday, April 22, 2016, from 1:05pm to 2pm. The setting of discussion took place at the GSUB conference room on the third floor “NJCU”, where all the participants are Students at NJCU. In order to participate in the focus group a certain criteria had to be met. The criteria included being a student at NJCU, All participants were 18-29 years of age and identify as homosexuality men. Before administering the questions to the focus group, a demographic sheet was given to each participant to fill out.

The data for this research was collected by doing a focus group. The focus group participants were recruited voluntarily during their free time at the university. The informed consent was given to each participant on Thursday, April 14, 2016, and returned on Friday, April 22, 2016, (See Appendix A). A script was created to make sure all basis of the focus group was covered (See Appendix B). The seats were arranged in a semicircle, all facing the moderator to assure eye contact with each…

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