Ow do young women/men/pupils from somali ethnic group view their identity in Britain today?

TO DO THIS REEARCH PROJECT U SHOULD FOLLOW THESE INSTRUCTIONS BELOW:



Appendix 2:

Marks Content, guidance and suggested word count Comments Score



15 Title (approx word count 15):

a? This should succinctly encapsulate what your proposed research is about

Purposes and aims (approx word count 385):

a? What do you want to find out and why (referenced to literature)?

a? Why is your proposed research important (referenced to literature)?

a? What has motivated you to undertake this research (may be referenced to, for example, literature, media or government interest) a personal/professional reasons

a? Who might be a potential user of this research?

a? What are the specific research questions?



30



Literature review (approx word count 1100):

You must demonstrate critical engagement with the literature on your proposed topic. You should:

a? Treat the literature reviewed as a body rather than itemised individual pieces

a? Identify relevant theory and define key terms

a? Identify, describe and analyse themes/issues in the literature

a? Identify, for example, gaps, weaknesses, strengths, contradictions, and areas of concentration, confusion, agreement, disagreement in the literature

a? Show how the existing literature influences your proposed research





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Methodology (approx word count 1100):

In this section you need to provide a rationale for your research design choices and discuss issues relating to validity:

a? Which research paradigm will you be using a positivist (quantitative), interpretivist (qualitative) or both. Why?

a? Which research approach/strategy (e.g. case study, ethnography, survey) will you be using. Why?

a? Which data collection methods will you use in your study. Why?

a? How do you intend to ensure that your research is valid?

Your discussion in this section must be supported with relevant literature on research design.





15 Ethical considerations (approx word count (450):

In this section you need to demonstrate understanding of ethical procedures and, where appropriate, how they will be applied in your proposed study. For example:

a? What is informed consent? How will you gain informed consent in your study?

a? What is meant by confidentiality and anonymity? How will confidentiality and anonymity be assured in your study?

a? What are the benefits of your research? Are there any possible risks?

Your discussion in this section must be supported with relevant literature on ethics.







5 Reference list:

Should include all items referred to in your assignment

a? Wide ranging

a? Follows academic conventions (Cite them Right)



Further sources to be consulted:

Here you can identify further sources that you might consult for your research project (specific books, journal articles, websites)

a? Follows academic conventions (Cite them Right)







Module learning outcome

Assessment criteria/ The student can:



Describe aspects of the research process relevant to a chosen field of study.

a?Develop the different parts of a research paper

a?Select and apply relevant facts and theories to own research project

Select and implement appropriate analytical techniques.

a?Identify and understand a range of analytical techniques

a?Recognise the strengths and weaknesses of each technique

a?Apply the best techniques for the tasks undertaken

Constructively critique the research of others, identifying strengths and weaknesses in technique, analysis and conclusions.

a?Develop a critical appraisal of a section of research relevant to own topic

a?Present it as a single integrated whole

a?Identify and discuss trends and themes that emerge from appraisal

a?Show how own research is linked to appraised research

Plan a research project appropriate to a field of study.

a?Identify and define a topic from own field

a?Develop an overall research plan, including implementation (Research Design)

Identify the nature and

sources of information

and data needed to write

research proposals and

reports.

a?Undertake literature searches using a wide range of sources

a?Reference sources and construct bibliographies and lists of references that confirm to academic conventions

Select techniques appropriate for research in a field of study (qualitative, quantitative or a mixture of both).a?Identify and understand the research approaches available

a?Select the best techniques, or combination of techniques, that suits your own research



Evidence and reflect on the skills acquired in your Personal Development Plan (PDP) a? Reference the skills identified in the PDP

a?Assess and relate how these skills impacted upon your own work and upon you as a person



IS NOT AN ESSAY BUT IS A RESEARCH PROJECT. U SHOULD FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS ABOVE THAT I ALREADY GAVE U. USE HARVARD METHOD AND PUT PAGES IN EACH PARAGRAPH. DO NOT USE AMERICAN REFERENCES BUT ONLY UK. I WILL UPLOAD A RESEARCH PROJECT FOR U TO UNDERSTAND BETTER WHAT U EXACTLY SHOULD DO.