Discuss the key constructs of two theories that could provide a framework for research in your specialization.

My research topic: Exploring the emotional intelligence concepts that online masters’ level counselor educators are using for providing learner specific constructive self-awareness feedback in a synchronous learning environment.

Discuss the key constructs of two theories that could provide a framework for research in your specialization. Compare and contrast the theories and provide scholarly rationale for which theory is most aligned with your school-approved dissertation topic. Analyze the implications of your school-approved dissertation research for the advancement of this theory.
Lit Review: LITERATURE REVIEW-3

Analyze how the scholarly research related to your school-approved topic has evolved from the seminal work to its current state. Provide a literature review of the key research in this area and evaluate which studies have been most influential and/or groundbreaking. Determine how a study on your school-approved dissertation topic will further the literature in the field of your program specialization while adhering to ethical research guidelines in relation to the topic and study population.
Research Methods: RESEARCH METHODS-3
Compare and contrast two methodological approaches (e.g. non-experimental, experimental, predictive, case study, phenomenology, generic, etc.) used in scholarly studies on your school-approved dissertation topic. Synthesize your findings and propose a best-fit methodological approach for your dissertation research question(s). Within the context of such a study, identify and analyze the issues associated with each of the following: ethics, sampling, validity (quantitative) or transferability (qualitative), reliability (quantitative) or dependability (qualitative), and potential for bias.