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ENGL 0099: Preparatory Composition (UCBA)

Starting point for ENGL 0099 research assignments.

Your Research Question & Keywords

Once you have a research question (or other form as determined by your assignment), the next step is identify descriptive keywords. Keywords will help you build a better search in the library search tools so you get focused search results. 

Key Concepts & Keywords Video and Worksheet

The Key Concepts & Keywords video introduces the concept of identifying keywords and how the process works using an example research question. Use the worksheet to help work through this process using your research question. 

  1. Watch Key Concepts & Keywords video (2:15 minutes)
  2. Download Key Concepts & Keywords worksheet (Word file link)
  3. Fill out worksheet using your research question

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