What students must know before starting their project?

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There are so many things student needs to know or familar with before starting their project which is important to their overall success and amount of time spent. However, understading this will help you. What idea do you find interesting to develop your problem around. How much do you know about the topic or problem? How much has been done on the idea How fresh or hot is the idea? Can the idea interest others especially your supervisor? Can you finish the research on time? Where would I get materials for my study e.g library, online etc Who is my …READ MORE …

INFLUENCE OF SOCIAL MEDIA ON NIGERIAN UNDERGRADUATES DRESSING HABIT

 Abstract The research examines the influence of social media on Nigerian university undergraduates dressing habit with a focus on Wesley University and Obafemi Awolowo University. Social media have remained platform for interaction, communication, shopping especially in this era where advertisers are targeting youth everywhere including on social media and other online platforms in order sell while exposure to how other people dress have influence their fashion shopping and dressing mannerism. Survey research method was adopted in which 200 copies of questionnaires were administered to students from the duo institution out of which 192 were retrieved and analysed using frequency and …READ MORE …

Sampling and Sample Size in Research

“Can you study over 170 million Nigeria population in a research?” NO “Can you content analysis all Nigeria newspapers, all editions in just a research?” NO “Can you study all Nigerian Students in just a study?” NO Why? Because the population is too much coupled with time to complete the study apart from fund and personnel to achieve the task. Therefore, you need to employ sampling technique to get part of the population to study and this part represent the population  Is that clear? Let go…             Sampling is one of the frequently mentioned terms in research especially social science …READ MORE …

HOW TO GET THE BEST FROM YOUR SUPERVISOR

“No one is competent enough to be his own editor no matter his reputation in writing; his work must benefit another person’s look”  The quotation above is a pointer to the fact that every student needs at least a lecturer to supervisor his/her thesis. In some cases, students have to find supervisor before enrolment; mostly at the PhD level i.e enrolment for PhD is based on the availability of supervisor, that is to show you how important is supervisor to your success. Once a supervisor is allocated to you or you get one; you need to understand how to deal …READ MORE …