Project supervisors are meant to assist you through your undergraduate research journey and even further if you wish; that's why you need one when you are all set to embark on research in the university. However, you either have to make the choice and have the choice made for you; its just so important to have one.
Research are mostly deliberate and require a rigorous approach which students, if left alone, will hardly follow through without supervision. Even though it doesn’t turn out favourable to students alike, it is necessary to guide you on choosing and working with a project supervisor.
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There are three approaches to choosing a project supervisor;
All of these approaches varies with climes, institutions, course of study and the mud us operandi of the department or Faculty of study.
By the way, choosing a supervisor or have one chosen for you is not a problem solved, it’s a whole journey of relationship building just to make things work out easy for your research. While you have your own role to play, your project supervisor also has a role to play
Sometime it feels totally strange to work out your research with a Lecturer as your supervisor. So here are tips to help you fight your fears;