Aklan State University

School of Arts and Sciences
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Banga, Aklan

In Partial Fulfillment of the
Requirements for the Subject
Nursing Research 1
Scope and Delimitation of the Study

Submitted by:
Bontia, Lourenz S.

Submitted to:
Mrs. Carol Joy Palma-Remaneses, RN, MHSS

February 10, 2017

Scope and Delimitation of the Study

g. popular media?) What discipline am I working in? (e. Sample phrases that help express the scope of the study:  The coverage of this study…  The study consists of…  The study covers the…  This study is focus on… Delimitation – delimiting a study by geographic location.g. timeframe. Pressure exchanger transfer pressure from a high pressure stream to slow pressure stream in ceramic motor.. books. size.Scope – identifies the boundaries of the study in term of subjects. assumptions. Psychology. Humanities) 1 . objectives. The system will be using pressure technology by application of pressure exchanger as an energy recovery device. It is used to make study better and more feasible and not just for the interest of the researcher. age. population traits. Reviewing the related literature A literature review is an account of what has been published on a topic by accredited scholars and researchers. or research questions that my literature review helps to define? What type of literature review am I conducting? Am I looking at the issues of theory? Methodology? Policy? Quantitative research? Qualitative research? What is the scope of my literature review? What types of publication am I using? (e. Sample phrases that expressed the delimitation of the study:  The study does not cover the…  The researcher limited this research to…  This study is limited to… Example: The main focus of this project was the design of an efficient Energy Recovery of Seawater Reverse Osmosis Plant. journals. facilities. or other similar considerations. area. population. Some calculations. Purpose of Literature Review To convey what knowledge and ideas have been established on a topic. and selections were made as a consideration of a proper and realistic design. Engineering. and what their strengths and weaknesses Why do a Literature Review?  To identify gaps in the literature  To carry on from where others have already reached  To identify other people working in the same fields  To increase breadth of knowledge of your subject area  To identify seminal works in your area  To identify opposite views  To put your work into perspective  To demonstrate that you can access previous work in an area  To identify information that are relevant to your project  To identify methods that are relevant to your project Locating relevant literature for research review What is the specific thesis. and the issues to which the research is focused. problem.. sex. The proposed system is limited only in reducing high power consumption of the high pressure pump. The project can be used in all existing Seawater Reverse Osmosis Plant in the Philippines.

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