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Teaching & Learning: Research Cycle: Foundation


This ten credit module, delivered over one semester, offers a level 9 introduction to secondary research skills.The module is open to candidates who have successfully completed a level 8 programme (minimum). Because of the hands-on, interactive mode of delivery, full participation in workshops is a requirement.


Learning Outcomes

On completion of this module the learner will/should be able to;

1. Implement skills in scholarly academic writing.

2. Conduct a comprehensive and critical literature review.

3. Design an individualised research plan.

4. Formulate and construct a research proposal.

5. Produce a literature-based, scholarly journal article.

6. Illustrate reflective processes, through the medium of forum contributions. | Galway City, Dublin Road 091-742785 | Galway City, Wellpark Road 091-745409 | Mayo 094-9043146 | Connemara 091-742666