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2015-2016 Van Loan Catalog 
2015-2016 Van Loan Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EDL 715 - Research Methods I: Qualitative

This doctoral level course is an introduction to qualitative research methods by emphasizing research design and the analysis of data gathered by a variety of methods, such as interview, observation, and document review. The focus of the course is on the identification and creation of research problems, the development of designs, actual data collection, and analysis procedures to address those problems. Participants will examine how to transform professional experiences into research activities that address topics of educational importance. Activities supporting this learning include constructing a researchable question, designing a research proposal, and practicing with data collection methods.

Credits: 3