Catalogue 2014 - 2015

ED 510 Educational Research


3 cr.


Graduate standing.

Course Description

This course provides an overview of the salient aspects of educational research. The techniques of conceptualizing and conducting qualitative and quantitative research methodologies will be treated. Students will examine the strengths and weaknesses of different methodologies used in research. A main focus of the course is to help students read, understand, critique, and use published reports of research to design and present an original research project relevant to the student's field. Students will be assessed on collaborative participation measures, examinations, and individual research projects.