There are 3 additional assessments that must be completed during the course. These are:
An annotated bibliography provides a brief account of a publication on a given topic. Many researchers keep records of their reading material in an annotated format similar to an annotated bibliography.
For this assignment choose 3 journal articles relevant to your research topic. For each article, write a ½ page annotation. Also attach a bibliography list of all your reading to date. It should include at least 20 academic/authoritative texts related to your research topic/area.
A literature review summarises and evaluates the research that has been conducted in a particular field of study. It aims to identify the progress in the field, existing gaps and open problems, and provides the rationale for your study.
We recommend you analyse past literature reviews in theses or review journals to become familiar with this genre.
Length 5000 words ( plus or minus 10%) Not including reference list or appendices.
Many projects cannot begin until a convincing proposal is submitted and approved.
The research proposal must contain sufficient detail to demonstrate: