Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR). (2012). Guide to social science data preparation and archiving: Best practice throughout the data life cycle (5th ed.). Retrieved from http://www.icpsr.umich.edu/icpsrweb/content/deposit/guide/
Jackson, G., Kezar, A., Kozi, M., & de las Alas, N. (2006). Preparing scholarly reviews of the literature: A webtorial. Retrieved from http://www.gwu.edu/~litrev
Pole, K. (2007). Mixed method designs: A review of strategies for blending quantitative and qualitative methodologies. Mid-Western Educational Researcher, 20(4), 1-4.
Smith, D., Schwarz, N., Roberts, T.R., Ubel, P.A. (2006). Why are you calling me? How study introductions change response patterns. Quality of Life Research, 15(4), 621-630.
Spencer, L., Ritchie, J., Lewis J., & Dillon, L. (2003). Quality in qualitative evaluation: A framework for assessing research evidence. Retrieved from https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/498322/a_quality_framework_tcm6-38740.pdf
Academic Writing Requirements:
The School of Health Sciences requires use of APA format and style and all students are encouraged to have a current copy of the APA Publication Manual. All written assignments are to be submitted in APA format style unless otherwise noted in the assignment directions.
In addition to the required course texts, the following public domain web sites are useful. Please abide by the university’s academic honesty policy when using Internet sources as well. Note web site addresses are subject to change.
• APUS Library Public Health Program Guide: http://apus.libguides.com/friendly.php?s=public_health
• Public Health Research Methods Student Study Site: http://studysites.sagepub.com/guestph/study/default.htm
• Purdue Online Writing Lab: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/
• American Psychological Association: http://www.apastyle.org/index.aspx