Suggested Homework Assignment Module 2: Topic Development
Using the tools discussed in the “topic narrowing” video, compile a list of 2–3 narrowed topic ideas that you may be interested in researching. In a paragraph, discuss what techniques you used to get from a broad topic idea to some narrower ones. One technique might be for you to use our interactive learning tool below to walk you through the process.
Using the ideas discussed in the “research questions” video, take one of your 3 narrow topic ideas and convert it into a research question. Describe why you are interested in researching this question in one paragraph.