Research comprises “creative work undertaken on a systematic basis in order to increase the stock of knowledge, including knowledge of humans, culture and society, and the use of this stock of knowledge to devise new applications.”
- A systematic basis
Increasing the stock of knowledge, the whole point of research is to gain deeper understanding.
To device new applications and develop new work or improve existing work
“Failure is the mother of success” – Chinese proverb
Research is like cooking
- Decide on subject matter
- Look at a range of data
- Decide on final question
- Source information
- Test idea and source more information
- Good blend of information and a well established plan
Creative Artefact 1 – Food!
Bring food to the next lecture and say something about you to the sessions, the dish should tap into a memory past or present.
Further reading for this task will be uploaded via moodle.