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Faculty of Science

Research Proposal

Department of Biology

June 2009

Approximately 3,000 words long will be typewritten, double spaced, and include the following sections:

  1. Title page which also gives the composition of the advisory committee and the date of submission.

  2. An introduction giving the scientific basis for the study and presenting the hypothesis (es) that form the basis for the research.

  3. A statement of the scientific value of this research and the rationale for performing it.

  4. The specific objective(s) of the study and the underlying logic.

  5. The proposed methodology including a statement of how the data will be analyzed.

  6. A projected timetable for the research.