Research Guidelines

  1. Statement of the research topic and rationale for the research
    Title/topic of the research
    The justification of the research topic
    The aims of the research
    Why this research is needed
  2. Literature review
    The topic
    Review of relevant research theory
    Gap in current theories
  3. Research methodology
    The theoretical framework
    Research questions
    Research design and methodology
    Data collection
    Where data collection from research participants is sought
    Outline who will be approached to be research participants
    Outline the exclusion criteria for research participants
    Outline how you will recruit research participants
    Outline how you will provide detailed information about your research to    potential research participants
    Provide any other pertinent information
    Identify data analysis and technique
  4. Research structure and schedule
  5. References