Re-(art)iculating the (His)tories of the South Seas Oeuvre

Introduction and background information This master’s research proposal interrogates the visual representations of the indigenous women in the Nanyang, or South Seas, oeuvre by male émigré artists based in Malaya in the 20th century. I consider the relationship between these artists and their artworks with the larger Southeast Asian cultural constructs of gender and sexuality … Read more

Relationships between construct of marketing audit and business performance

CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION 1.1 Research Focus This study brings to fore the concept of “marketing audit”, and investigates the concept of an organizations analysis of its market, and examines the conceptual and empirical evidence for the construct of market audit. It provides a comparative analysis of the constructs of marketing audit with marketing fit and … Read more

Relationship between human resource management and organizational performance

Human resource management plays a key role in organizational performance. Selection and recruitment, training and development , appraisal, rewards, career management, improving conditions, communication, negotiation are so many human resource management practices, these practices are largely used in the companies of today. No doubt that organizations internationally and nationally are determined for achievement and high … Read more

Indian Diaspora – research proposal

Indian Diaspora is a common term used for addressing people who have migrated from the territories of India. It comprises NRIs (Non-resident Indians) and PIOs (Persons of Indian origins). It is estimated that the Indian Diaspora is to be over 30 million, spreading across more than 200 countries. It is reported, that the Indian Diaspora … Read more

Difficulties encountered by student in online teaching and learning (proposal)

An action research plan on online teaching and learning practices. Abstract As an education student, I realized the lectures that was online based had problems and challenges that needed urgent solutions. This paper focuses on the nature of online teaching and student learning. The paper elaborate how students encounter technical difficulties, how understanding and consuming … Read more

How does line spacing affect reading performance of participants? (proposal)

Background of the Study Reading is the core of learning as it is an active process required to gain more knowledge, practice as well as improving learning skills (Blackmore-Wright, Georgeson, & Anderson, 2013). By reading, students nurture knowledge, with it improving comprehension, communication, analysing ability, as well as other skills, making texts a subject matter … Read more

Students’ content mastery in teaching earth science (proposal)

Hard sciences are any of the natural or physical sciences, such as chemistry, biology, physics, or astronomy, in which aspects of the universe are investigated by means of hypotheses and experiment. On the other hand, soft sciences are any of the specialized fields or disciples, as psychology, sociology, anthropology, or political science, that interpret human … Read more

ESL learner’s motivation and task engagement in technology-enhanced language learning contexts

Working Title The extent to which ESL learner’s motivation and task engagement in technology-enhanced language learning contexts improves the student’s ability to acquire the target language, with a focus on Chinese L2 students using Weclassroom tools. Rationale I have a strong motive for investigating this particular topic, not only because it is precedence in my … Read more

Impact of coping strategies during an athlete’s recovery on improving confidence

Background: Psychological factors have been demonstrated to be associated with sports injuries and the recovery period (Ardern et al., 2012). This quantitative study aimed to investigate coping strategies used during recovery to improve confidence upon return to sport and identify if the implementation of a coping strategy had a significant impact on confidence levels. Research … Read more