Research Related Papers

From discovering a question that needs an answer through developing a research proposal and choosing a method to research that question can be a challenging task.

This section offers  simply written papers prepared by doctoral researchers to outline the main features of several research methods and offerselected readings that they found useful.

The paper on ethical research has been added as an example of the way in which researchers consider some of the less obvious  issues facing them during their work.

The outline for developing a research proposal is a useful tool for setting up your basic question and focusing your thinking on how you will prepare for the research.

Action Research

Case Studies

Content and Discourse Analysis

Frame Analysis

Grounded Theory

Narrative Analysis

Systems Theory

Ethics in Educational Research

Developing a research proposal