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This guide provides guidelines, resources, instructions and tips for your GEH1049 research assignments. Below is a summary of what you can find in this guide. Click on the tabs on the left panel to find out more.
E-Books on Public Health
Selected titles providing overview, core issues, emerging and cross-disciplinary trends in public health in general as well those relating to Singapore, Malaysia and Asia.
Researching Public Health
Basic steps for conducting research
Questions to consider when researching and writing your assignment
Social-Ecological Model / Public Health Approach.
Application of two popular public health frameworks in sample case studies
Structure of a journal article
Sources of Information
The types of information available and channels of information
Develop a search statement that can be used to find books and journal articles in databases/search engines.
Search tips for FindMore, Scopus and PubMed.
Apply the CRAAP Test to determine Currency, Relevance, Authority, Accuracy and Purpose of selected search results
Selected readings covering persuasive, analytical, argumentative and critical aspects of academic writing
Cite your sources in order to avoid plagiarism - a serious act of misbehavior that reflects a lack of honesty in academic research.
Citation Manager: ZoteroBib
Createa bibliography instantly from any computer or device using ZoteroBib
APA Citation Style Guide
Examples of references cited according to the American Psychological Association (APA) style..