1. Read the audiotranscript
with a partner or change some of the information to adapt it to
Outline the first part of your work or research proposal by describing
the project background. View the accompanying two Power Point
presentations on details of how to write this assignment.
3. Write four questions
beginning with “How” when recommending someone for advanced
study, and then answer them. The question does not have to come
directly from the listening exercise.
Example: How can one use Tom’s evaluation model?
Answer: To evaluate the cost and effectiveness of all viable bus
systems, and provide government with a valuable reference for
selecting such systems.
Example: How do you propose to solve your research problem?
Answer: By developing a novel algorithm that is more efficient
than conventional ones