Parts of Investigatory Project

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Parts of Investigatory Project

By | November 2012
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It has 5 main parts but here's the format.


- Title page- the title of the project
-Acknowledgment - contains the names of people that helped in the conduct of the work described. - Table of Contents - lists the different parts of the whole report with the corresponding page number of each part. The wording and grammar of the chapter titles, heading and title of tables and figures should be consistent.

- Introduction - informs the reader of the problem under study.It shows the nature of the scope and the problem, it's historical and theoretical background and review of literature relevant to the problem. a. Background of the Study -states the rationale of the study. It explains briefly why the investigator chose this to work on. b. Statement of the problem/Objectives - the nature and scope of the problem should be presented properly and with clarity.  c. Significance of the study - the importance of the study

d. review of related literature - sufficient background information should be presented for readers to understand and evaluate the results of the present study. Only the most important studies and theories written on the topic should be included.

-Methodology - provides enough details so that a competent worker can repeat the experiments. a. Materials/Equipment - the exact technical specifications, quantities and source of method of preparation for all materials used should be given. b.Treatment / General procedure - the manner and sequence by which each experiment or set observations were done and how measurements were obtained should be described in detail. Avoid using the "recipe style" when stating step-by-step procedure, Used narrative form in the past tense.

- Results and discussion - this maybe divided into sub-sections describing each set of experiment or observations. a. Findings - the data may be presented in full discussed descriptively in the text or these may be summarized in tables, pictures...