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Research Methodologies

This module provides you with practical guidance on how to conduct an academically-sound MSc project. The module provides guidance on the key elements of good academic practice and a practical understanding of the major elements required of a Masters project.

On completion, the participant will be:

  1. Aware of the key elements of good academic practice and will understand the importance of a sound research methodology
  2. Capable of writing a Masters level literature review
  3. Aware of the key elements of good data analysis and the importance of making an appropriate choice of qualitative/quantitative analysis technique(s), relative to the choice of project
  4. Capable of writing a dissertation which meets the academic standards for an MSc

Content:

  1. Introduction to the research process

  2. Reviewing the literature

  3. Defining your research methodology

  4. Data analysis

  5. Writing an academic document

Duration:

2 days