Flashcards in INRS 7311 : An Introduction to Definitions , Paradigms and Theories in Research Theme 1 Introduction to Research Deck (3):
Explain the purpose of research 2 marks
*Research aims to pose questions and then provide practical and theoretical solutions .
Discuss the importance of research 6-8 marks
*Helps to generate the knowledge needed to understand the world better .
*Is characterised by rigourous investigations.
*Helps to : develop theories , future plan , avoid undesirable outcomes , improve lives , resolve conflict , raise awareness .