How to write a research paper

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We offer practical solutions through;

  1. Taking you through research process as per out course content.
  2. We also offer premium research work in business.
  3. Offer fairly priced research courses for undergraduate and postgraduate students.
  4. Offer training materials for research to instructors, colleges and Universities.
  5. We do collaborations and linkages with research based interested parties.

The following is the course outline for research discipline for those who need immediate guide on how to write a research paper .

RESEARCH WRITING COURSE OUTLINE 

     1.1 Introduction

     1.2 Definition

       1.2.1 Research Problem

       1.2.2 Research objectives

       1.2.3 Hypotheses

       1.2.4 Research findings

       1.2.5 Body of knowledge

TYPES OF RESEARCH

     2.1 Introduction

     2.2 Classification under Purpose of the Research

         2.2.1 Exploratory Research

         2.2.2 Descriptive Research

         2.2.3 Explanatory Research

     2.3 Classification under Usage of research

         2.3.1 Basic Research

         2.3.2 Applied Research

       2.4 Classification under time Data point Dimension

          2.4.1 Cross-Sectional Research

          2.4.2 Longitudinal Research

       2.5 Classification under Quantity and Quality perspective

          2.5.1 Quantitative research

          2.5.2 Qualitative research

       2.6 Classification under Conceptual and Empirical Perspective

           2.6.1 Conceptual Research

           2.6.2 Empirical Research

RESEARCH METHODOLOGY

       3.1 Introduction

       3.2 Types Research Methodology

       3.3 Research Methodology-Diagrammatic Approach

       3.4 Logical Steps; Research Methodology

           3.4.1 Step One; Identification of Area of Interest

           3.4.2 Step Two; Literature Review

           3.4.3 Step Three; Identification of Knowledge Gaps

           3.4.4 Step Four; Define & Re-Define the Research Problem

           3.4.5 Step Five; Identify the Research Philosophy

           3.4.6 Step Six; Establish Research Design

           3.4.7 Step Seven; Interpretation of Research Findings

           3.4.8 Step Eight; Report Writing

RESEARCH PHILOSOPHY

       4.1 Introduction

       4.2 Philosophical Beliefs

          4.2.1 Epistemology

          4.2.2 Ontology

          4.2.3 Axiology

        4.3 Research Paradigm

        4.4 Types of Research Paradigm

             4.4.1 Positivism Research Philosophy and Corresponding Research Methodology

             4.4.2 Interpretivism Research Philosophy and Corresponding Research Methodology

             4.4.3 Pragmatism Research Philosophy and Corresponding Research Methodology

             4.4.4 Critical Realism Research Philosophy and Corresponding Research Methodology

RESEARCH DESIGN

       5.1 Introduction

        5.2Types of Research Design

            5.2.1 Quantitative Research Design

            5.2.2 Qualitative Research Design

            5.2.3  Descriptive Research Design

            5.2.4 Experimental Research Design

            5.2.5 Correlational Research Design

            5.2.6 Diagnostic Research Design

            5.2.7 Explanatory Research Design

            5.2.8 Exploratory Research Design

RESEARCH METHODS

       6.1 Introduction

       6.2 Types of Research Methods

           6.2.1 Pre-Data Analysis Methods

           6.2.2 Data Analysis Methods

       6.3 Comparison between Research Methodology and Research Methods

WRITING A RESEARCH PROPOSAL

        7.1 Introduction

WRITING A RESEARCH REPORT

        8.1 Introduction

About the Author - Dr Geoffrey Mbuva(PhD-Finance) is a lecturer of Finance and Accountancy at Kenyatta University, Kenya. He is an enthusiast of teaching and making accounting & research tutorials for his readers.