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1. I am confident about my understanding of the terms that explain theories and their role in the research journey.
2. I can identify and explain relationships among constructs to build a theoretical argument.
3. I can find scholarly sources in my field that explain theories in a way that allows me to choose one or more theories to underpin my study.
4. I can dissect research articles to find theoretical constructs and relationships and decide which ones I want to study.
5. I can select theoretical constructs that align with other parts of the research design.
6. I can map the selected constructs to the research question or problem.
7. I can explain how the selected theory and relevant constructs influence the direction of the study.
8. I have a sense of where my field of study is moving, so can situate my research appropriately.

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