958 Dissertation Chapter 1

Write the Introduction to your research topic and project

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In this course, you will write the first Chapter of your Dissertation!

Your Chapter 1 Introduction will contain:

  • Introduction
  • Background of the problem
  • Statement of the problem
  • Purpose of the study
  • Research questions
  • Significance of the study
  • Definition of terms
  • Assumptions, limitations, and delimitations
  • Conclusion

Don't worry, just follow the instructions! You have already given much thought to your project. As this point, you get to write the story that motivates you as you describe what you want to do!

Once you have listened to the course, the three assignments will gently guide you into writing! You are writing your dissertation!



Your Instructor


Rev. Dr. Kimberly Marooney
Rev. Dr. Kimberly Marooney

Rev. Dr. Kimberly Marooney is a beautiful spirit who lifts up the souls who come to her, deepening their hearts to know the Divine Creator within. Kimberly was blessed with the ability to experience direct personal contact with God, angels, and spiritual beings. Kimberly has helped hundreds of thousands of people worldwide to have personal experiences of God's Love that result in profound healing and greater self-awareness, enhancing relationships and bringing priorities into sharper focus. Kimberly is the President of Gateway University, the founder of The Angel Ministry, and bestselling author of Angel Blessings Cards and a dozen other books.


Course Curriculum


  Overview of the Dissertation Process
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Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish. You receive mentor support as you write your Chapter 1!
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

Once you have taken the courses 965 Doctoral Dissertation Overview, and 955 Designing the Work and Support, you have done the preparation needed to dive into your first writing assignment!

Take the leap! Your mentor and the other Gateway Doctoral Students are here to catch you and be your buddies on this journey of discover and creativity. Enjoy!

Your mentor,

Rev. Dr. Kimberly Marooney

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