Read about EPQ; Researched types of projects etc.
Learnt about previous Projects done by students
Brainstormed ideas of interesting topic areas; Evolution of music, Human anatomy, Global Warming etc.
Decided on rough topic area; Human Biology and the Heart
Decided on "Cardiovascular Disease" or "atherosclerosis" "The Silent Killer" - Can link to obesity and other factors etc.
Completely narrow down the topic area and decide the exact question that I want to research
Book 1: ATHEROMA; atherosclerosis in Ischaemic Heart Disease; 1 The Mechanisms
By M J Davies and N Woolf
Book 2: ATHEROMA; atherosclerosis in Ischaemic Heart Disease; 2 Myocardial Consequences
By P A Poole-Wilson and D J Sheridan
Interview at Gordon Research Conference in Girona
Look at papers on Atherosclerosis and Heart Disease. Nature Journal etc.
Look at books to further understand concepts of atherosclerosis and CVD
Research background information and further developments on the internet. Use sites like NHS.co.uk for information on CVD etc
Put together an evidence file of all my findings
Write up bibliography etc
Planning introduction etc. How to introduce research. How to conclude. What to include in final dissertation etc.
Hand in the first draft of the dissertation and the evidence folder into supervisor
Edit and check final piece. Correct errors and cut any unnecessary points out.
Plan and Prepare presentation
Give presentation during week commencing 9th or 16th March 2015
Check all logging has been done. Add in anything that was missed.
Complete and Submit project