Day Summary#

In this tutorial, you’ve learned about how to construct a research project. You now know how to:

  • Identify a phenomenon and ask a good research question

  • Do a literature review to determine what is already known about the phenomenon

  • Choose a dataset to address your research question

  • Form a good, testable hypothesis

  • Draft and implement data analysis

  • Interpret your results

  • Communicate your findings to a broader audience

Feel free to refer back to this section as you work on your own research projects for reminders about the scientific process and how to avoid pitfalls.