Plus, you are provided with a full course on writing academic research proposals. This course will expand your knowledge of the relevant research tools that can be used effectively for preparing your thesis and/or dissertation. You will also gain information on how look for relevant journal articles using keyword search, avoid plagiarism, and write journal articles and conference papers. You will also become familiar with terminologies such as H-index, high impact factor, ISI, WoS and learn the various approaches that could be used to facilitate the process of your research study.
Writing an academic research proposal is designed to be both a learning experience and to show evidence that a student is able to choose a creative research question and follow guidelines. In addition one needs to show if he/she can establish that the topic is something that needs to be investigated.
10 Steps to Writing an Academic Research Proposal
You will learn advanced research skills, including developing an academic research proposal, following a research process, using library databases, creating an annotated bibliography, writing a research paper in a particular discipline, and presenting academic work at our end-of-term academic mini-conference.