Pushing beyond the boundaries of current knowledge
Identifying useful research
How to Identify potential research. What makes for a good research topic?
What might you specifically offer to a given audience that no one else currently can (or does)?
Identify an expected beneficiary of knowledge. Propose an intervention. Record and reflect on what happens.
How to summarize the state of current scientific knowledge
How new knowledge is created.
Problems – methods – theory – data – hypotheses – analysis -- conclusions