Doing Your Undergraduate Project is a practical step-by-step guide to managing and developing a successful undergraduate project. The book covers all aspects of project management, explaining in a clear and structured way how to undertake a project and helping readers to identify and acquire the necessary skills to plan and carry out the research and writing.
This practical and concise book provides:
Advice for preparing a project and choosing a topicGuidelines for writing a project proposalA checklist for planningA guide to producing a literature reviewAdvice on choosing and implementing appropriate methodologyAn awareness of ethical issuesInformation for writing-up the report.
Written in a lively and engaging manner, this detailed and accessible manual is an invaluable resource for students across the social sciences working on their undergraduate project.
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Denis Reardon currently works as a freelance researcher and writer, and was formerly a principal lecturer in the School of Information Studies, and more recently a visiting lecturer in Knowledge Management and Project Management, at UCE.
IntroductionThe Value of a ProjectPreparing to Do Your ProjectChoosing a TopicWriting the Project ProposalPlanning the ProjectRisk Assessment and ManagementMethodologyThe Literature ReviewUsing ResultsWriting the Project Report