Want to know on what topics to research on? This article has something to divulge on research topic ideas for students of varying age groups. Keep reading!!
"Nothing that is worth knowing can be taught" ~ Oscar Wilde
So true!! For everything that has to be known, one has to nurture the fire of passion burning in him, to quench his thirst for the knowledge he yearns to have.
And that quest for knowledge gets rolling with the term research! Research, an undying pursuit for knowledge, is what we know it as! It could also be defined as a systematic probing that has risen out of a formalized curiosity, to know about something in order to illustrate the facts and finds discovered.
Research is a term common to any field, be it science, arts, history or math. The knowledge we have, is after all, not even half of what we are entitled to know of it!
So here are a list of research paper topics ideas which I would like to share with my student readers, who are interested in doing some interesting research! These topic ideas for research, in education may just help you students in learning what you are destined to know and also passionate about!
For Middle School
In schools, the topics that intrigue children the most are subjects of science, arts, human interests and history. Here is a list of research topics in education for school going children. Have a look!
Internet Replacing Classroom Teaching
Mystery Behind Bermuda Triangle
Black Holes in Space
Importance of Hydroseeding
The Cold War Era: Causes and Effects of the Cold War
History of Knights Templars
Unidentified Flying Objects (UFOs)
Dangers Posed by Black Mold
Memory Span of Gold Fish
Causes of Wild Fires
Mayan History and Civilization: Facts and Finds
Great Mathematicians and their Work
Avogadro Number Facts
Origin of Latin Language
Impact of Ozone Layer Depletion
Different Ethnic Traditions Across the World
Big Bang Theory
Significance of Coral Reefs in Ecological Balance
Green House Effect
For College Students
College students, have myriad topics to research on and they need not be centric about academics but also could stretch into other horizons (like psychology). After all, their urge to gather knowledge also increases manifold.
So here are a few topics on various subjects like Math, Science and Psychology, where they can start their research work with. Scroll through to get a better idea
Various Musical Styles and Famous Artists
Pros and Cons of Genetic Mutation
Drug Addiction and Alcohol Addiction
Abortion and Fetal Rights
Lifestyle of Famous Celebrities
Crime, Capital Punishment and Death Penalty
Importance of Democratic and Character Education System
H1N1 Flu Virus
Causes of Juvenile Crime
Impact of Terrorism in America
Censorship in America
Cryptology and its Uses
Somatosensory & Motor Research
Reiki Healing Touch
Forensic Lab Techniques
Unexplained Paranormal Phenomena
Existence of Parallel Universe
Chemical Proxies in Biomineralization
Religious Faiths and Beliefs
Urban Survival Skills Set
Consequences of Teenage Pregnancy
Crisis Management During Wartime or Natural Calamity
Cell Phone Safety
Theory of Human Evolution
Effects of Smoking
Psychology is a subject that can be understood only if one has enormous patience contained within him along with a strong passion about the subject of human mind and its intricacies. People planning to do research on this subject need to understand the fact that mind is a more complicated make than the physical aspect of the body.
But yes, this subject has a lot of riveting research topic ideas to unfold! Mental conditions and behavior form the crux of this subject. Here are is a list of psychology research paper topics for you to go through.
Cognitive Behavior Theory
Reciprocal Determinism Concept
Albert Bandura's Works on Human Behavior
Causes of Schizophrenia
Attention-deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in children
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder
Trauma: Causes and Effects
Effect of Sexual Abuse on Personality
Multiple Personality Disorder
Phobias attached to the personality (like commitment phobia)
Depression: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment
Personality Disorders Types
Learning Disabilities in Children
Passive Aggressive Behavior
So these were some of the research paper topic ideas on which one can start his or her research. There is no greater pleasure than knowledge gathering which is an integral part of any research. And yes, when you go about preparing controversial research paper topics, be careful of not imposing your opinions in research.
After all, research is an unraveled version of unexposed facts. Also, when you go about deciding on your research topic ideas, make sure that you gather a precise and concise content on the subject before proceeding with making your research paper.
As I conclude, I would like to reminisce the beautiful lines of Dr. Carl Sagan,
"Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known....."