The core objective of this module is to introduce you to the basic concepts of Research. The module will equip you with the necessary language skills needed to avoid plagiarism and also to use the tools of research effectively. This will be achieved through the module text book, interactive sessions, exercises, online activities, discussion forums, assignment and regular feedback during the course. In order to achieve the learning outcomes it is important to be an active learner and show willingness to work in teams. For further details on teaching and learning, read the teaching and learning methods section of this module handbook.