Choosing your topic is the first step in the research process. It is not always easy to come up with a good topic.Your assignment will be your starting point, and the requirements will tell you a lot about what sorts of ideas will make an appropriate topic. Following the steps below will help you to develop a research topic once you have a broad topic idea:
A good research topic must be narrow and focused enough to be interesting, yet broad enough to find adequate information. If during your test search, you found too many or too few results, you may need to either narrow, or broaden your topic to make it more manageable. Use some of the strategies below to refine your topic:
Keywords are the main terms that describe your research question or topic. Keep track of these words so you can use them when searching for books and articles.
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