Synthesis is the process of creating a new idea by analyzing multiple disparate concepts or notions to discern the common thematic or connecting principles among them. Synthesis of research is a process learned through time and practice. In this assignment, you will engage in the first parts of the synthesis process: annotating and outlining. General Requirements: Use the following information to ensure successful completion of the assignment: •Review the journal articles assigned in the modules 4 and 5 of this course. •Refer to “Empirical Research Checklist” located in the topic materials for this module to guide your selection of an empirical article. •This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion. •Doctoral learners are required to use APA style for their writing assignments. The APA Style Guide is located in the Student Success Center. •Refer to the resource, “Preparing Annotated Bibliographies,” located in the Student Success Center, for additional guidance on completing this assignment in the appropriate style. •You are required to submit this assignment to Turnitin. Refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.