Locate a relevant body of knowledge and critically synthesize the literature in order to construct a research question with appropriate aims and objectives.

  1. Locate a relevant body of knowledge and critically synthesize the literature in order to construct a research question with appropriate aims and objectives.
  2. Undertake a critical, analytical, and evaluative review of appropriate literature from a wide range of relevant sources
  3. Critically examine a range of data collection methods, exploring limitations in order to propose and justify an appropriate methodological approach to address the aims and objectives of a research study
  4. Plan and implement a structured research project, demonstrating effective data collection methods and data analysis, whilst conforming with ethical requirements.
  5. Critically analyze and interpret data, elucidating coherent findings and conclusions which respond to the research question, including recommendations where appropriate.