Research Methods in Education


Assessment Type: Assignment (100% of the weighting for the module)

• Task 1 (50%) Research Design Proposal

• Task 2 (50%) Literature/ Evidence Review


Indicative Assessment Requirements for the Module:

Maximum Word Limit and wordage for each aspect within the assignment:

The overall limit for the assignment is 4500 words

A generic marking scheme and the assessment form are included later in this document.


Description of Assessment Requirements

You are required to create a proposal for a research project aimed at solving a business-related problem

or opportunity. This will necessarily include both a research design and a literature review and evidence

review, fully referenced, on your research proposal.