class: Homeland Security Capestone In  this assignment you will present your re

 class: Homeland Security Capestone
In  this assignment you will present your research question along with a  purpose statement. You will also present your preliminary thoughts on a  research design. In other words, how do you intend to answer your  research question. The specific research question should be of depth and  breadth required for a major project. There is a template attached with  the proper headings and settings. You are required to use this template  to submit your assignment. This temple is attached as  “Assignment1Template.” 
Required Elements of the Assignment
Title Page
Introduction –  Provide pertinent information related to your topic focusing on why  your topic is important. The introduction contains three secondary  headings which are Purpose Statement, Research Question, and Design  Statement.
Purpose Statement – Present your purpose statement in this section.
Research Question – Present your research question in this section.
Design Statement –  Explain how you intend to answer your research question. This section  represents your preliminary thoughts on a methodology. For example, you  may intend to conduct a case study in order to answer your research  question. It is expected that your research design will evolve as a  result of conducting the literature review.
Reference list in APA format containing at least 8 scholarly sources of which six must be peer reviewed journal articles