What is the purpose of this unit?


This unit looks at the lessons learned and generalisations that follow from the SAMD experience. One of the most important generalisations is the potentiality for scaling-up the SAMD research methodology to enable the investigation of more complex research questions in the social sciences.

Although SAMD has completed now, there are many useful lessons and project outputs that can be used by social scientists using the e-Science approach to research.

After reading this unit you will be more aware of: