Use published human and animal research and behaviorist, social cognitive, information processing and constructivist theory to develop an outline of a research proposal to measure self-regulation in one of the following fields:


choose whatever subject you like


  • Environmental or evolutionary psychology
  • Forensic psychology
  • Health or sports psychology
  • Industrial/organizational or engineering psychology


Prepare a 3- to 5-page annotated or expanded outline for review by members of a foundation grant screening committee.




Address the following in your outline:




  • A description of how you are proposing to measure self-regulation
  • The operational definitions, limitations, assumptions, hypotheses, and data analysis plans
  • The deficiencies a critic might identify in your statement of limitations and assumptions