As a Masters student in Learning and Teaching, candidates have the option of three culminating final projects: studies employing action research, studies employing other methodologies, or the curriculum research project. Each of the options are rigorous undertakings; however, they have different goals. Below, we provide guidelines for helping candidates decide whether or not you will be conducting studies employing action research, studies employing other methodologies or the curriculum research project. Remember, these are simply guidelines. To make a final decision on which pathway you will take, please consult with your research course instructors or your content experts.