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Consult the information provided under “Resources” for Week 1. Write an essay of at least 350 words describing your proposed topic, and submit the essay by Day 7 of Week 1. Provide background information to explain the topic and the relevance of the topic to your field of study, citing scholarly sources and institutional or organizational statistics to support your thinking. Be sure to focus on the over-arching topic, not on a question or problem you want to solve. Include in your narrative an explanation of both what you want to study, and how conducting a research study on this topic will add to the literature or provide practical value for professional in your field of study. This narrative topic overview will serve as a foundation for justifying your study.