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In this section, you should explain what the topic is and why it is important. You should explain the aims and expected outcomes (criteria for success) of your research project. It should include the nature of the problem being tackled, often presented as a ‘gap’ in the knowledge of the discipline, and put forward any hypotheses you have. This is the section where you should introduce any collaborating or sponsoring organisation.