Research Proposal writing and E-Resources for research Discovery Training

Proposal Writing

  • Introduction
  • Module Objectives
  • Why a research proposal?
  • What is the reader looking for in your proposal?
  • Developing the Structure of a research proposal
  • Presentation Style
  • Final Product
  • Main Reasons Why Proposals Get Rejected

Thesis Defense

  • Introduction
  • Module Objectives
  • The Purpose of an Oral Examination
  • General Steps during an Oral Examination
  • Questions Commonly Asked During an Oral Examination
  • Tips to Make an Oral Examination a Success

Literature Searching: How to assess credibility of Web Content

  • Data Collection tools
  • Survey Monkey
  • Google forms

Enhancing researchers online visibility

  • Google Scholar
  • ResearcherID
  • ResearchGate
  • Mendeley

Research Ethics and Plagiarism

  • TurnItIn

Collaboration Tools / Groupware

  • Google Docs
  • Dropbox

Reference Management Tools

  • Mendeley
  • Zotero
  • EndNote Basic