Thursday, 25 July 2013

Our Research Topic

Our research area is SUSTAINABILITY
Our Problem statement:
Does school facilities really impact on SST student's learning?

Thursday, 18 July 2013

Discussion on 18th July IRS Lesson

-We started on our research Justifications
-We also selected our problem (Some utilities are not used)
-Found the places which has the problem (Computer Lab 2 and the classrooms in Block B)

Upcoming tasks that need to be completed

TASK 1)Create a short video proposal(1min) for our research topic and upload it on blog.
Our video should follow the criteria-See Topic Evaluation Checklist
Deadline:Term 3 Wk 4-So we first video empty classrooms and facilities.Then,one day we stay back and finish.


Research Justification 
Deadline:Term 3 Wk 5 (It is part of our 40%)-Very Important!

By Karthik,Research Specialist

18 july ( researched)


Wednesday, 17 July 2013

17 July:

Write your comment here~

2. Reflect on the following questions and post them on your blog

(I need to see each member contribution under the heading Thur,18 July 2013. Type your answers end off with name and role in team)

a. What is the difference between Primary and Secondary types of information? When are they useful to us?

b. What is the difference between Popular and Scholarly types of information? When are they useful to us?

c. What are the different formats of information?

Thursday, 4 July 2013

What is Applied Research?

What is applied research? 
Applied research is a form of systematic inquiry involving the practical application of science.  It accesses and uses some part of the research communities' accumulated theories, knowledge, methods and techniques, for a specific purpose. Applied research is compared to pure research(basic research)in discussion about research ideals, methodologies, programs, and projects.