Qualification Grading Type
- GD1-Understanding the subject
- GD2-Application of knowledge
- GD3-Application of skills
- GD4-Use of information
Understand research methods and their uses.
Evaluate the use of different research methods for a specific research purpose.
Be able to plan a research project.
Establish research aims related to the research topic.
Produce a detailed research proposal with specific timescales and milestones for completion of the research.
Justify its relevance for the subject area.
Be able to carry out a research project.
Carry out research that adheres to:
a) the research proposal
b) ethical guidelines
c) agreed timescales.
Be able to produce a report on research using a standard format.
Report on research using a standard format.
Evaluate findings in relation to the research aims.
Use an accepted method of referencing source material.
Be able to evaluate a research project.
Evaluate a research proposal and its procedures.
Evaluate methods used to research the subject area.