Beginning Your Research Journey

Anyone can get started with research—all it takes is curiosity and persistence!

By the end of this activity, you'll be able to:

  • Describe the nature of research

  • List reasons to do research

  • Articulate your goals for doing research

This workshop was created by UCLA's WI+RE team.

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Not Discipline Specific
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CC Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License CC-BY-NC-SA
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Authors: Giselle Burns, Kian Ravaei, Xinyi(Alex) Yan Contributors: Janet Goins, Kelly Kistner, Tama Hasson, Renee Romero, Doug Worsham Attributions: CIMER (Center for the Improvement of Mentored Experiences in Research), UCLA Undergraduate Research Center - Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences, UCLA Undergraduate Research Center - Sciences