• Module introduction
    • Diagnostic test
    • Managing information for study
      • Managing information for study: an introduction
      • What is meant by research?
      • Purpose and challenge
      • Checklist: do I have the right skills?
      • Managing information for academic study
      • Defining your research task
      • Making the most of the library
      • Finding information: getting started
      • Conducting an online search
      • Using material of suitable quality and content
      • Identifying and selecting relevant information
      • Learn from other students
      • Frequently asked questions
      • Skills self-assessment
      • Summary
      • Practise selecting relevant information
    • Principles of good research
      • Principles of good research: an introduction
      • What makes good research?
      • Research design
      • Fitness for purpose
      • Objectivity and subjectivity
      • Quantitative and qualitative approaches
      • Validity
      • Checklist: my subject discipline
      • Attention to process and detail
      • Journal articles: methodology and methods
      • Good research assignments
      • Learn from other students
      • Frequently asked questions
      • Skills self-assessment
      • Summary
      • Practise identifying objectivity and subjectivity
    • Module assessment