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Effects of chocolate on the motivation of students - an empirical analysis

chapter 1 Introduction - Provide an introduction into your study

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Chapter 1.1 Context - Describe your topic, your focus and the surrounding situation or context

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Examination of the initial situation

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  • About one and a half to two sides
  • Short and concise sentences
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Design the initial situation

Chapter 1.2 Short review, gap - Give a brief overview of authors that did an analysis of your topic and of open questions

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Tips for selecting the studies:

Method
Non empirical analysis methods: "Simple literature analysis"
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Non empirical analysis methods: "Literature Review"
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Procedure for the evaluation of the relevant studies

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Chapter 1.3 Question, objective, method - Formulate your resarch question, the objective and describe your approach or methodology

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Analysis for a literature work - Approach 2

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Analysis for a literature work - Approach 5

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Analysis for a literature work - Approach 1

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Analysis for a literature work - Approach 3

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Analysis for a literature work - Approach 6

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Analysis for a literature work - Approach 4

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Research questions for example topics for literary work

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Chapter 1.6 Structure - Describe the structure of your study

chapter 2 Theory - Give an overview of definitions, basic concepts, theories, models of your keywords

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Chapter 2.1 Term 1 - Define and describe the main elements of keyword 1

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What does a definition look like?

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Definitions in the exposé

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Micro-questions for example

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Formulations for the definition of terms

Method
Search methods: "Search for books"
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Non empirical analysis methods: "Simple literature analysis"
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What are scientific sources for definitions?

These sources are scientifically and thus suitable as source references.

  • A basic textbook,
  • Scientific publications such as articles, monographs, conference volumes,
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Defining terms

Chapter 2.2 Term 2 - Define and describe the main elements of keyword 2

Chapter 2.3 Term 3 - Define and describe the main elements of keyword 3

chapter 3 Review - Give a detailed overview of the current state of research about your topic and question

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Chapter 3.1 Review method - Describe the methods of selecting and analysing the articles

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Content research

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........ 7 Tips for the Approach to Research

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Procedure for the selection of studies and selection criteria (for literature review)

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Tips for selecting the studies:

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When do I make the research?

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In which sources do I find the content for the research stand?

Micro question

Micro-questions for the selection of previous studies (research stand)

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Formulations for the description of the study search and selection (research stand)

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Non empirical analysis methods: "Literature Review"
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For what kind of work is the research needed?

The research is indispensable for empirical work.

Even in practical work a research stand is usually necessary.

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Search studies + articles

Chapter 3.2 Review results - Present the results of the finally selected studies in a table or text or both

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Evaluation for a literature review

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Evaluation Design (for Literature Review)

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Micro-questions on the results of the study evaluation (research stand)

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Formulations Overview of current studies (research)

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Non empirical analysis methods: "Literature Review"
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What are my results at a Literature Review and where do they come from?

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Chapter 3.3 Discussion, gap - Discuss the findings, methods, samples, describe the research gaps and select one gap

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What are research gaps and how do I find them?

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How do I formulate questions on the research question?

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Examples of research needs

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General form of the research question on the literature review

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Examples of questions on the research question

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Research question for an example topic for a literature review

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Non empirical analysis methods: "Literature Review"
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The findings of my dissertation are so banal. What can I do?

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chapter 4 Design - Describe the complete design of your empirical analysis

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Chapter 4.1 Sub question, hypothesis - Derive your sub questions and also hypotheses, if applicable

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Definition hypothesis and appearance

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8 Rules for the formulation of hypotheses

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How do I get my detailed questions when analyzing effects?

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Examples of detailed questions

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I would like examples of a hypothesis

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: "Expert interviews"
Method
: "Survey with standardized questionnaire"

Chapter 4.2 Methodology - List possible methods like survey / interview, justify YOUR selection of a method and tool

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Contents Methodological chapter

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8 Tips for the methods of scientific work

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In which sources do I find the content for the chapter of methods?

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Survey - Procedure for the expert survey / expert interviews by means of the interview guide

Micro question

Microquestions for Research Design = Methodology

Method
: "Survey with standardized questionnaire"
Method
: "Expert interviews"
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Do I need source references in the method section?

Yes, please refer to recognized method books.

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Describe methods

Chapter 4.3 Sample - Define and describe your selected target group or data sample or objects

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Aim of a scientific work

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Definition Data Base (Sample)

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Contents Memory log

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Evaluation methodology for a survey

Micro question

Micro-queries for the description of the data base (sample) in surveys

Micro question

Micro-queries for the description of the data base (sample) during interviews / expert interviews

Formulations

Formulations for describing the data base (sample) for surveys with questionnaires

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Formulations for the description of the data base (sample) for interviews / expert interviews

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: "Survey with standardized questionnaire"
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: "Expert interviews"
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10 No-Brainer in the thesis that reward, relax and lead to the goal

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Determine the data base

Chapter 4.4 Tools - Describe the content of your tool (questionnaire, interview guide...), link it to subquestions

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Procedure for the creation of a questionnaire (questionnaire design)

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Survey - Procedure for the survey of subjects using a standardized questionnaire

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Checklist for checking the questionnaire

Micro question

Micro-queries for the description of the data base (sample) in surveys

Formulations

Formulations for describing the data base (sample) for surveys with questionnaires

Method
: "Survey with standardized questionnaire"
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: "Expert interviews"
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Question and answer types for standardized and closed questions

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Develop tools

Chapter 4.5 Procedure - Provide an overview of the procedures and a timetable of your investigation

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When do I need an interview directory or call directory?

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What is the directory of the interview?

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Survey - Procedure for the expert survey / expert interviews by means of the interview guide

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Must the name of the interviewees in the directory of the interview?

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How do I format the directory of the interview?

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Survey - Procedure for the survey of subjects using a standardized questionnaire

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Contents Memory log

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What template do I use for the directory of the interview?

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: "Survey with standardized questionnaire"
Method
: "Expert interviews"

Organize implementation

chapter 5 Results - Show all the results of your empirical analysis and interpretation

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Chapter 5.1 Overview - Give an overview of your main results

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Contents Overview of the results

Micro question

Microquestions for the overview of the results

Chapter 5.2 Detailed results - Give details of your significant findings and provide an interpretation

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Results of an empirical work

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7 Tips for the chapter with the results

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How do I write the chapter with the detailed results?

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Here is an example of the detailed results

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Formulations for the detailed results

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: "Survey with standardized questionnaire"
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: "Expert interviews"
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When do I create the chapter with the results?

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Chapter 5.3 Discussion - Discuss your results with findings of other authors, point to open research questions

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Contents in the chapter Discussion of the results

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7 Tips for discussing the results of your own analyzes

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Formulations for the discussion of the results of the own analyzes

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Empirical work - list of questions to write the discussion

Step 1: Previous knowledge

What are the 3 to 5 most important approaches, models, theories, facts, etc.?

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Chapter 5.4 Limitations - Show the methodical limitations of your study

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Content Methods Criticism

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What is the critical assessment?

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Example of the critical appraisal

Micro question

Microquestions for Method Criticism

Formulations

Formulations for method critics

chapter 6 Conclusion - Provide conclusions of your study and maybe also implications for concerned player

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Chapter  Cover Sheet

Chapter  Confidentiality

Chapter  Foreword

Chapter  Abstract

Chapter  Summary

Chapter  List of content

Chapter  List of figures

Chapter  List of tables

Chapter  List of abbreviation

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Chapter  Appendix

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When is register annex it necessary to?

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What is everything in the annex?

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What's not in the annex?

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When is an attachment necessary?

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How do I get long documents in the annex?

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How do I create the annex list automatically? Is there a template?

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How do I format the attachment? What rules are there?

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How do I get long Excel tables in the annex?

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How do I format the attachment directory? What rules?

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10 Tips for the attachment

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Create the attachment

Chapter  List of appendix

Chapter  List of references

Chapter  List of online references

Chapter  List of interviews

Chapter  Declaration

timetable - time for action

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  • Days
    6–8
    Write Theory chapter
    • 01
      Formulate capitulation theory
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      Chapter questions list
    • 02
      Write chapter theory
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      Chapter theory finished
    Result: Chapter Theory done
  • Days
    9–11
    Write state of research
    • 03
      Micro research
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      Micro-questions
    • 04
      Write chapter research
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      Chapter research stand finished
    Result: Chapter 3. State of research written
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    13–26
    Analysis + Results
    • 05
      Gather arguments + data
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      Collection
    • 06
      Analyze data + info
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      Data analysis finished
    • 07
      Write result chapters
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      Result chapters
    • 08
      Write critical appreciation
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      Write summary
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      Summary written
    • 10
      Write conclusions
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      Conclusions written
    • 11
      Write out
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      Outlook
    Result: Chapter Conclusion
  • Days
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    Finish the Thesis
    • 12
      Format the text
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      Perfectly formatted text
    • 13
      Make plagiarism analysis
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      Plagiarism FREE TEXT
    • 14
      Read the text correction
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      Linguistically correct text
    • 15
      Create the attachment
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      Completed appendix
    • 16
      Check source list
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      Complete list of sources
    • 17
      Check source references
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      Finished references
    • 18
      Check pictures
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      Finished pictures
    • 19
      Check tables
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      Finished tables
    • 20
      Check abbreviations
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      Complete list of abbreviations
    • 21
      Check cover sheet
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      Finished cover sheet
    • 22
      Check pressure briefing
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      Pressure goes smoothly
    • 23
      Make the Probedruck
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      Tip-top text
    • 24
      Correct final file
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      Error-free text = PERFECT
    • 25
      Create PDF print file
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      Finished PDF print
    • 26
      Print your text
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      Your thesis is ready for submission
    Result: Finished Thesis