Research Question

Developing a Research Question

  • Preliminary search
    • Background information
    • Terminology
  • What questions come to mind?
    • Ask your self as you read – what, how, why
  • What interests you?
    • Particular application? context? model?
    • Did you find a paper that really interests you?
  • How much information is available?
    • Is there too little/too much to do a research report?
    • Too little – broaden your search
    • Too much – narrow down further

Search Process

Content last reviewed: January 4, 2021