Education Research International / 2012 / Article / Tab 9

Research Article

Dissertation to Journal Article: A Systematic Approach

Table 9

Typical format for a journal article manuscript.

Abstract
Introduction (including purpose of paper)
Literature review (with conceptual theoretical framework)
Methods
 (i) Design
 (ii) Setting and sampling strategy
 (iii) Data collection techniques
 (iv) Analysis
Results
Discussion (including interpretation or implications of results)
Conclusion
References

Source: Bowen [4].