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Counseling 14 General: Choose a Topic

How to Choose a Topic

Selecting a Topic

How To Select a Research Topic

University of Michigan, Flint

STEP 1. Brainstorm for ideas

STEP 2. Read general background information

STEP 3. Focus on your topic

STEP 4. Make a list of useful keywords

STEP 5. Be flexible and willing to modify

STEP 6. Define your topic as a focused research question

STEP 7. Research and read more about your topic

STEP 8. Formulate a thesis statement