Presentation | Research methodology


LANG7610 Discourse Analysis – Assignments

Assignment 2 – Oral Presentation
In groups of two, students are to present a research project for twenty minutes. The project
should focus on an issue of discourse analysis in the Hong Kong context. After each
presentation, there will be a five-minute question and answer session. Students who are not
presenting are expected to participate in this session.
Feedback will be given by the course instructor after each presentation.


  • What is research?
  • Research, in general, refers to the systematic investigation and exploration into and study of materials and sources so as to find facts and arrive at new conclusions. (
  • What does a research project usually involved?
  • Developing a research question
  • Conducting a literature review
  • Undergoing original research work
  • Collecting data
  • Analysing and reporting the data