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Individuals & Societies
Geography Investigation Template
Name: _________________ Date: _________________
Step 1 - Preliminary Research
Consult a general source, such world bank data base, UN data base, BBC bite size, geographyalltheway.com or anything that can give you some background information on your topic that will help you develop a research question.
Identify 5 problems or Issues relating to sustainability of tourism in touristic locations
Chose one problem/ issue to do your investigation on
Step 2 - Research Question
Now that you know a bit more information about your location and the issue you are investigating, , formulate a research question. You are encouraged to discuss your question with your teacher or other people for ideas. Your research question must be:
- Relevant and worthy of study
- Narrow and focused ( manageable)
- has sources of information
You can use the template below to evaluate your research question
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Research question Evaluation template
Is an open ended question that begins with “How” or “Why” or “To what extent”
Is written in a style that is easily understood by the reader
Is relevant to the topic
Allows me to explore a variety of solutions to the problem
is manageable to complete within a two week homework cycle
Your Research Question is:
Your sub-questions are:
Step 3: Complete the action plan below:
What primary data you would use in your investigation?
Put primary sources you would be using here eg: internet links
Justify why you would use your primary data?
Explain how reliable these sources are for you
What secondary data you would use for your investigation?
Put secondary sources you would be using here
Justify why you would use your secondary data?
Explain how reliable these secondary sources are for you
List the methods you would use for collecting your primary data?
List the methods you would use for collecting secondary data
Step 4 – Evaluate your investigation processes and results:
This part is your final report
Here you need to describe the process you followed in your investigation and including your challenges. You also need to show your results or conclusion
Step 6 – Source Evaluation in terms of OPVL