2019-2020 Graduate and Continuing Education Catalog 
    
    Dec 02, 2020  
2019-2020 Graduate and Continuing Education Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HLC500: Research Methods

3 Credit(s)
Students explore various research techniques and then apply that knowledge to an analysis of existing research and to designing and implementing their research projects. The course includes preparation of appropriate research questions, a literature review, qualitative and quantitative approaches, research designs, threats to internal and external validity, sampling techniques, data collection methods, and ethical considerations. A basic overview of the application of research methods to program evaluation is provided. Ethical issues are explored in some depth. Available online.