Writing a Research Report - The University of Adelaide
Ideas and procedures about writing a good research report
The purpose of writing a research report is simple according to Francis Dane (1990: 212): to inform others about the research we have conducted. This, in turn, involves the assumption that others want to know about the research (.). We need to write reports in such a way that they will want to read it.
How to Write a Research Report & Presentation
Writing a research report/experimental paper is essential when a student is instructed to design and conduct his or her own research project, or using another’s data to report. This type of paper, in contrast to literature review, is much more complex. Experimental papers follow the scientific method, and will likely include each of the following sections: