• Unit 2: The Research Process

    Since the research process can seem daunting, it may be helpful to review the steps you should take (and re-take) to research your topic. Keep in mind that for the purposes of this course, our examination is not a comprehensive look at the research process, but an overview of what to expect and how to begin finding the sources you need for your project.

    Completing this unit should take you approximately 1 hour.

    • 2.1: Beginning the Research Process

      The research process can seem overwhelming if the exercise itself is unclear. Keep in mind that research is a process that cycles through steps and back again.

    • 2.2: Locating Sources

      Begin your research by locating your sources. Let's look at how to find sources online and explore some other options along the way.