Are you applying to present your research project at a conference or submitting it for publication? If yes, you will most likely have to submit a research abstract. Here's a quick introduction that will teach you all about abstracts.
You can navigate through the module below and learn:
- What is a research abstract?
- How to write an effective abstract
- The difference between an ineffective and effective abstract
You can also view sample abstracts for your particular field of study and explore the various components of an abstract.
Give it a try:
Draft an abstract for your research project using the tips discussed in the interactive module above. Keep in mind that an effective abstract is clear and concise; it should clearly state your research project's question, methodology/approach, findings, and significance.