Unformatted text preview: and summarise . Introduction Put subject in context. Why is this study being performed? (for 341 you must lie!) Bring general reader up to speed. Explicitly state objectives of this work. Procedure Materials and methods. Remember, experiment must be repeatable. Assume audience is you, before doing the experiment. Be con cise and pre cise. Results Straightforward description of results, with minimal interpretation. Note differences, but postpone discussion on reasons for differences until later. Discussion Interpretation of results. What is their significance in the light of the objectives stated in the introduction? <References> <Appendices> Further characteristics of reports: They are almost always: 6. Too long. 7. Badly organised. 8. Incoherent. 9. Incomplete. 1...
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This note was uploaded on 07/20/2009 for the course AME 341AL taught by Professor Pottebaum during the Fall '07 term at USC.
- Fall '07