Reflection & Resources

Take some time to reflect on what you learned in this unit, and look at the resources if you are interested in finding out more about this and
related topics.

About Research & Assessment

Look over the materials and assignments for this unit and think about how they relate to your own research projects.
What are the two or three most important things you learned in this unit?  Why?
How will you apply this knowledge in your own scholarly pursuits?

Now think about an unanswered question you have, or something about which you feel confused or uncertain. 
What is it?  Why do you think it might be worth studying further?
How might you go about improving your knowledge and skills in this area?

Tutorials:What is Discourse?
Academic Disciplines
Tutorials from the Washington State University Library web site.  They are aimed at undergraduates, but have some good information; worth looking at.

Publish Not Perish
An in-depth tutorial about the world of academic research and publishing.

Please see the next page for a selected bibliography of literature on education research with links to full-text.

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