Conceptual Model Dissertation
It is often expected that you will include a theoretical model with your dissertation.
This requirement might leave many students struggling, wondering how to build a theoretical model.
On the left side, under the heading Independent Variables, there would be two boxes.
Just as a good illustration conveys everything the architect wants to accomplish in the building, from how it will actually look to the desired emotion the architect wants to evoke, the conceptual framework communicates the essence of a thesis.
For example, suppose you want to study the effect of campaign issue ads during an election.
An important thing to remember is to keep your theoretical model logical and concise.
Your model should serve as a road map for you (as well as your readers) to help quickly understand the theoretical underpinnings of your study.