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“The research process” Flowchart

1. Identify the research problem: In this first phase you consider a research problem based in your interests and in your field.

2. Perform a literature review: Search for literature related to the problem to gain knowledge about the topic.

3. State the purpose of the study: It is important to be specific and clear when stating your purpose at the study.

4. Develop a research plan: Steps for developing and conducting your research that includes also how and when to collect data.

5. Contact stakeholders: Includes internal and external members of an institution who must review your research before conducting it, explaining and describing the potential benefits and plans of your research.

6. Conduct the study: Data collection begins and then is analysed to determine the significance of the results.

7. Summarize the results: Develop a conclusion of your results, as well as some suggestions and improvement if needed.

Conduct: The way that something is managed or directed.
Example: He conducted research about scientific excavations.
Implication: Something that is suggested, or happens, indirectly. / A possible future effect or result.
Example: His implication of immediate changes surprised us.
Parameters: A rule or limit that controls what something is or how something should be done.
Example: Ministers will meet next week to set the parameters for the peace conference.
Derived: To receive or obtain from a source or origin.
Example: He derives an objective conclusion, after research.
Survey: To ask a series of questions in order to gather information about what most people do or think about something.
Example: The old man has never been part of a survey.
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