ED-714 : Research Techniques

Academic Level:
Graduate
Department:
Education
Subject:
Education
Prerequisites:
None
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3
The research seminar prepares students to critically analyze current research and to understand the importance of research findings for best practice in educational settings. The course provides an overview of research concepts and procedures and will help students compare and contrast various types of research. During the course of the semester, students will complete a draft of the thesis proposal using APA style. Participants in the course will learn how to write a problem statement, will complete a literature review that relates to the problem, and will identify appropriate methods for carrying out a research project. 3 credits