The first step in defining your research topic is to review your assignment. Ask yourself:
Then, ask yourself some questions about the topic.
Here are some questions related to the topic, time management:
college students and time management
Refine your topic by asking the following questions:
You may find it helpful to do some preliminary searching in order to find out what information exists on a given topic. This could lead you in a direction you may not have thought of originally. Ask a librarian for help in getting started.