Ow do students support themselves financially whilst engaged on their degree programmes?

Assignment 2: Individual portfolio
Deadline: Monday April 26 2012
(2,500 words) (Weighting: 60%)

You should submit an individual portfolio consisting of two parts:
a? Part 1: Analysis of data generated through small scale research (2000 words) and presentation slides (not included in the word count)
a? Part 2: Personal Development Plan (500 words) and CV (not included in the word count)

Part 1: Analysis of data generated through small scale research (2000 words) and presentation slides
For part 1, you are required to conduct a small scale research project employing at least two different data collection methods (e.g. survey, observation, interview, etc.) and analyse your findings.
You need to choose ONE question from below for your small scale research:
a? How do students support themselves financially whilst engaged on their degree programmes?
. Your analysis should NOT just be a list of events in chronological order (i.e. I interviewed two students on Monday and coded my data on Tuesday, etc.). In your analysis you need to justify your research methods and explain why these have been preferred to alternative methods, and how you implemented your sampling method. You need to explain why the data you collected and analysed is relevant to your question. You should demonstrate how your analysis serves to answer the question.

You are advised to demonstrate background reading to justify you reasons for data collection and sampling methods.

You also need to attach presentation slides to your appendices. You will not need to make any presentations, but you will need to attach PowerPoint slides of your small scale research as if you have delivered a presentation. You should have no more than 6 slides. For example, you can have 1Small scale research topic/question, 2Brief introduction/significance 3Methods used, sample and limitations, 4Main findings, 5Main discussion points.

You should use the in text Harvard referencing system (see a?Cite them Righta?). Your analysis should be written in Times Roman, font size 12, with 2.0 line spacing.

Use of bibliography is not required for Assignment2.

Part 2: Personal Development Plan (500 words) and CV (not included in the word count)

In part 2, you are required to complete an up-to-date Personal Development Plan. You also need to attach your up-to-date CV to your PDP. Your CV will not be included in the word count.

In no more than 500 words please answer both questions below:
Question 1
How and to what extent has studying for the degree been beneficial to you? Explain and justify your answer.
Question 2
Explain what you intend to do after the degree in terms of work or further study and identify how you might transfer your academic skills to be effective in what you plan to do.

Your PDP should be written in Times Roman, font size 12, with 2.0 line spacing.

Ow do students support themselves financially whilst engaged on their degree programmes?

The question in a paper topic column is the research question that needs analysis of data generated through small scale research. To collect the data I need a questionnaire. So Im asking you here to create a questionnaire (survey) for me. It should have at around 13-15 simple questions related to research question. Its for a degree level so please make sure its appropriate for such a level. Thank you

Ow do students support themselves financially whilst engaged on their degree programmes?

This assignment is consisting of an analysis of data generated through small scale research and presentation slides. I already have conducted a small-scale research employing 2 different data collection methods (Questionnaire and Interview). I will upload the data collected so based on this you can do the write up. Please, find the attached documents below. ASSIGNMENT 2″.doc is the instruction sheet you have to follow so please read this as first.