Dr Jana Martiskova
Are you stuck with your thesis or dissertation?
Do you feel like your research is scattered in a hundred different directions and you don’t know where to start compiling it from? Start with the research objective of your study.
Once the research objective of your investigative report is formulated, you will be able to assemble the rest of it in no time.
The main purpose of research objectives is to tell viewers what the researcher wishes to achieve through the study. The research objective is a statement that defines the purpose of the study along with its variables.
The research objectives are the essential part of the dissertation it is a kind of central idea of the dissertation. Research objectives statement let the know the direction of the research and also highlights the possible problem of the research.
Writing research objectives are quite an important part in any investigative study as a specific direction for all the other processes come after that for example, the data collection, analysis etc.
There are generally two main types of research:
This type of research tries to determine the relationship between two variables through the help of mathematical and statistical data. This type of research depends on concrete and specific data that is gained through precise and detailed methods of data collection like questionnaires and surveys. The research objective in this type of research is more objective and focus of the study is concise, narrow and measurable.
This type of research is targeted more towards individual behavior and preferences rather than mathematical data. Here, the researcher tries to gather data through open ended questions that gives in better access to complete information as compared to quantitative research that is specific and directed. The research objective in this type of research is more subjective and focus of the study is more complex and broad.