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MUI1020HF: Civic Engagement and Economic Development

A research guide for MUI1020 students completing their case study assignment

RESEARCH PROCESS: THEORY

The research process in theoryIn theory, research is:

  • sequential
  • efficient
  • effortless

RESEARCH THEORY: PRACTICE

In practice, research is: 

  • iterative
  • time-consuming
  • challenging

FOUR STRATEGIES

1.  Keywords are key

2.  Select the right tool(s)

3.  Go beyond keywords

3.  Evaluate what you find