Dissertation Methodology Section

What is a methodology?

Following after the literature review, the dissertation methodology section is a crucial part of a dissertation that describes the methods and approaches used to conduct the research. This section helps to establish the credibility and validity of the research by providing a clear and transparent account of the research process.

How to write a dissertation methodology section

When writing a dissertation methodology section, it is important to include the following:

  • A clear description of the research question or problem
  • A brief overview of the relevant literature on the topic
  • A description of the research design and methods used, including any sampling techniques and data collection methods
  • An explanation of how the data was analyzed and interpreted

Tips for writing a strong dissertation methodology section

  • Be clear and concise
  • Use a consistent and logical structure
  • Use appropriate research methods for the topic and research question
  • Describe any potential limitations and weaknesses of the research
  • Avoid making assumptions or overgeneralizations

Further reading

What next?

In the next article we will be discussing the results section of your dissertation.

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