The Research Cycle: Foundation


This ten credit module, delivered over one semester, offers a level 9 introduction to secondary research skills.

The module is open to candidates who have successfully completed a level 8 programme (minimum).

Because of the hands-on, interactive mode of delivery, full participation in workshops is a requirement. 

Learning Outcomes

  1. Implement skills in scholarly academic writing.

  2. Conduct a comprehensive and critical literature review.

  3. Design an individualised research plan.

  4. Formulate and construct a research proposal.

  5. Produce a literature-based, scholarly journal article.

  6. Illustrate reflective processes, through the medium of forum contributions.

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