3.What subject may I choose?
4.How do I get started?
5.What happens when I first meet my allocated tutor?
6. How do I plan out what I intend to do?
7.How much tutorial support may I expect to receive?
9.Researching and gathering material for your Project
10.Managing your Project
Phases of your project planning
Managing your time
11.Interim Report – the mid-year review
13.Consult the website regularly!
Collecting Primary Data
Practicalities of recording the data:
How is data to be analysed?
4.Analysing Primary Data
Use of Graphics
Analysis of open-ended questions
Writing Up 1
Writing Up 2
What is legitimate?
What is not legitimate?
How to avoid plagiarism
Consequences of plagiarism
Non-Sexist and Non-Racist Language
Good Presentation and Illustration
Methods of Working
Principles of Referencing Style (Harvard)
List of References
Articles/Chapters in Books
Completed List of References
Importance of proof reading
Why proof-read a document?
How is one to proof-read?
Dates for the 2004-05 academic year
Order of contents
Marking of Projects
Endnote – The submission date dead-line is not normally negotiable
Other useful documents
Appendix 1: Final Year Project Supervision Meeting Record
Appendix 2: Final Year Projects – Marking Guide
Appendix 3: How to write a successful Final Year Project – a
Checklist of points (to keep in front of you)
Appendix 4: Example of an article
Appendix 5Final Year Projects – Initial Planning document
A. Evolution of a project – initial doodlings
B. Evolution of a Project – initial plan of chapters
CHAPTER 2: Outpatient clinics – measuring the quality
CHAPTER 3: Outpatient clinics – implementing improvements
CHAPTER 4: Policy Implications of measuring quality improvements
CHAPTER 5: TQM Models in Healthcare
CHAPTER 6: New directions in the measurement of quality in healthcare
C: Evolution of a project – Contents page of completed project
Appendix 6:The Literature Review: A Few Tips on Conducting It
What is a review of the literature?
Ask yourself questions like these:
Appendix 7: Harvard System – Two-page Quick Guide
Appendix 8:Citing electronic sources of information
Citing electronic journals
Other Electronic Sources
Tips and hints
Appendix 9: 13 Tips for Successful Supervision of Undergraduate