Extended Project- Timeline

Initial research

Personal audit

01/01/2013 - 01/10/2013

Includes:

  • Likes and dislikes
  • Skills
  • University and future.

Diary

01/01/2013 - 10/10/2013
  • Record each of my sessions and what problems I faced in each of them and how I overcame them.

Possible projects

01/20/2013 - 01/31/2013

Use personal audit.

  • Brainstorm posssible topics.
  • Prioritise in terms of future.
  • Cut it down to 3 options.

Final decision

02/15/2013 - 02/28/2013
  • Evaluate advantages and disadvantages of each format and subject topic.

  • Do some initial secondary research for checking there's information.

  • Chose a topic and its format from this.

Unavoidable plans

AS Exams

05/01/2013 - 06/12/2013

In this section, there will be no time spent on E.P

Other documents

Rationale

01/01/2013 - 01/12/2013

Timeline

02/15/2013 - 03/01/2013

VTT

06/15/2013 - 06/16/2013

PPR

06/16/2013 - 10/10/2013

updated rationale

07/10/2013 - 07/11/2013

bibliography and source analysis

08/08/2013 - 08/20/2013

Secondary Research

Medical Journals

03/01/2013 - 03/31/2013

Research both medical journals and any related articles.
Possible areas include New Scientist and Scientific American.
If a medical journal is found on a website that I have to pay for, I should ask the teacher for the possibility of the school paying for buying the article.

Websites

03/08/2013 - 04/01/2013
  • Collect all possible websites and information from them.
    • Cut any irrelevant information.

Examples include:
- Online medical articles/ journals.
- Company websites e.g. data.
- Related videos such as Youtube.
- website links e.g. government, educational, health etc.

Information should include:
- What cancer is.
- Difficulty in diagnosis and treatment.
- Methods of treatment and prevention.
- Views on most effective treatment and prevention.

artefact

Books

07/01/2013 - 07/10/2013

Print + HAND IN EARLY

07/03/2013 - 07/04/2013

Diagnosis + Treatment

07/10/2013 - 07/30/2013

living with breast cancer

07/20/2013 - 07/30/2013

Introduction

07/30/2013 - 08/10/2013

understanding breast cancer

08/01/2013 - 08/10/2013

further help section

08/11/2013 - 08/15/2013

check with focus group

09/01/2013 - 09/04/2013

make improvements + re-check

09/10/2013 - 09/15/2013

PRINT

09/25/2013 - 09/28/2013

Primary research

interviews

07/17/2013 - 07/31/2013