Research Assignment

April 23rd, 2010

How to handle research assignments effectively Many students find it hard to tackle their academic assignments sometimes due to the pressure of multiple assignments and sometimes due to lack of efficient planning. Research assignments are very common methods of academic assessment and knowing how to go about the process without stressing yourself out is very important. It can also happen that you are bombarded with difficult assignments with tough deadlines, all to be handed over around the same time. Complaining will not help in such situations. What you need to do is to organize yourself in the best way you…

Writing an Outstanding Academic Research Paper

March 12th, 2010

Students are expected to possess some basic qualities to successfully complete their academic curriculum. Academic research paper assignments give the teachers an accurate idea of the level of these qualities each student has. Patience, dedication, enthusiasm to learn and explore, intellectual capacity and many other things come in the list of qualities which come under scrutiny through research paper assignments. The instructions given in the guidelines form the most important tool for the student, to understand the objective of the assignment and the platform for judgment. And for the teacher, the guidelines and the level to which the student has…

Basic Aspects of a Controversial Research Paper

February 23rd, 2010

We are not new to the term ‘controversy’ as it is something that we get to hear every day. The news, whether it is political or regional, are full of controversies as it is basic human nature to have a unique view of almost all matters that catches their attention. In all educational subjects you will find controversial topics which need further research to get established. And more than often you might find yourself searching for a good and interesting one as controversial research paper assignments are common in all subjects. Understanding the important aspects which are unique to this…

Choosing a Topic for a Short Research Paper

February 16th, 2010

The topic requirements change with each type of writing assignment. Hence nobody can tell you what would be the best topic for your assignment, without seeing the guidelines. But there are certain things you can keep in mind about your choice of topic for each type of research paper. A short research paper, as the name implicates, is a comparatively short document. The main thing to remember about this type of assignment is that you have limited space to write on. Having less pages to fill will seem like a relief initially. But do not forget that it is only…

Choosing a Topic which Suits your Holocaust Research Paper Guidelines

February 15th, 2010

The guidelines of your Holocaust research paper must be your primary concern while choosing a topic for the project. The research papers submitted by the students would all be judged using the common criteria given in the guidelines. Hence only by choosing a topic which is well within the limits suggested by your Holocaust research paper guidelines, your submission would be accepted. The various aspects related to Holocaust are studied from various angles. The suitable topic for you would depend on your educational level as well as the subject you are studying. Here are some examples of Holocaust topics. But…

Preparing Research Paper Footnotes in MLA Format

January 31st, 2010

MLA style of documentation is the preferred style for recording scholarly findings in arts and humanities subjects. The exact method of citing the sources in an MLA style research paper depends on the assignment guidelines as this style offers various methods for the purpose. Research paper footnotes, even though not a much preferred way of referencing in MLA style, is not forbidden either. Hence you should refer to your assignment guidelines to check whether the use of footnotes is either specified or forbidden. Parenthetical references are preferred above footnotes. This is due to the fact that in-text citations do not…