academic questions beginning with “Why” on one’s
current knowledge of a field of study
1. Why do you want
to pursue an advanced degree ____ the Institute of Public Health
of Harvard University?
2. Why have you
decided to devote yourself ____ effectively addressing public
health issues in Taiwan following graduate school?
3. Why are you
interested in researching public health issues ____ Harvard University?
4. Why did you
choose a career _____ public health after completing your advanced
degree at Harvard University?
5. Why are you
motivated ____ research public health issues at Harvard University?
6. Why did you
select Harvard University _____ research public health issues?
7. Why _______
Taiwan's public health system interest you?
8. Why does
Taiwan have an unequal distribution of public health resources
_____ urban and rural areas?
9. Why ____ equitable
health care essential for Taiwan?
2. Further practice can be found in Unit 2 of
Writing Effective Study Plans
by Ted Knoy.