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Research Process


The first, and often the hardest, step in the research process is to define your topic. Listed below are some things to consider when selecting a topic:

  • Choose something that interests you.
  • Working on a topic that is within your major may help you later in your academic career.
  • Begin with reference works to get some background information on your topic.
  • Be prepared to change your topic if you cannot find enough information on your topic

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