There are many good development research overseas and in Malaysia. There are 2 types of development research. Type I – focuses on development-formative-usability test Type II focuses more on the evaluation part and keep silent about the developmental processes part or just add in the appendix section.
sample thesis for Type I:
Zarul and Salina Kadirun – multimedia development (master thesis FPEND)
Rosnah Ahmad Zain, Abdul Rahman and Noraini – module development (master thesis FPEND)
sample thesis for Type II
Rosseni Din (PhD thesis FTSM)