Practical research - First steps

Take the first steps toward research success


What will you learn?

  1. Research proposal - Introduction
  2. How to choose a topic for your research
  3. Outline a purpose statement
  4. To find and cite your sources
Practical research - First steps

Why should you enroll?

Your research topic is the first brick in the foundation of your research. Through this course, you will be able to confidently draft a research topic, have a credible research title and formulate a problem statement that will demonstrate your research. This course will help you fit everything together and lead you in the right direction to achieve your research goal.

What topics will you cover?

Lecture 1: Introduction

Lecture 2: Course learning outcomes

Lecture 3: Research topic

Lecture 4: Introduction to a research title

Lecture 5: Create an interesting newspaper headline

Lecture 6: Complete a newspaper headline

Lecture 7: Combine research topic and newspaper headline

Lecture 8: Construct a problem statement

Lecture 9: Creating your purpose statement

Lecture 10: How to find and cite your sources in your research paper

Lecture 11: Final thoughts