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Spark Seminar: Archaeology in Popular Culture

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PIcking Your Topic IS Research

North Carolina State University (NCSU) Libraries, 3:10

Outcomes

After this lesson, you will be able to:

  • use mind mapping to brainstorm topics
  • evaluate the quality of research questions
  • apply W concepts to further develop research questions

Outline

  • Thanks for having me! (5 mins; 6:00-6:05pm)
  • Brainstorming topics (25 mins; 6:05-6:30pm)
  • What makes for a "good" research question? (30 mins; 6:30-7:00pm)
  • Using W concepts to narrow further (10 mins; 7:00-7:10pm)
  • Reflection (7:10-7:20pm) 
  • Thanks & goodbye! (7:20pm)

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