Template 2: For students working in psychological and scientific perspectives.
One or two paragraphs that summarise what you will do in the research project and how you will do it.
Your proposal cannot exceed 10,000 words so please follow the instructions carefully.
All proposals have to cover the same core material: description of a problem or issue, a review of relevant literature, identification of research questions or hypotheses, description of appropriate methods to address those concerns.
If you intend on using experimental situations to collect data, you should describe as many of its elements as possible.
This could include: All university research is expected to conform to acceptable ethical standards and proposals.
It should also outline the extent to which members of that group/community will be involved or consulted in the overall supervision of the project and the dissemination of the research findings.
To read the University’s ethics guidelines and submit an application, visit the Human Participants Ethics Committee page.
You also need to show the relationship between your question or problem and this prior research.
The methodology section is one of the most important sections of your proposal.