MEASRES 6205 Educational Research

An introduction to research methods relevant to educational research with an emphasis on how these methods address the challenges of conducting research in applied settings such as schools. Course content includes a survey of major types of research designs (both quantitative and qualitative) and their associated approaches for minimizing bias, establishing validity, collecting data and drawing conclusions. A primary goal of this course is to equip students with an understanding of basic concepts and tools so they can systematically locate, efficiently read and critically evaluate empirical research studies.

Course details

Term: 
Fall 2019
Section: 
60
Class Nbr: 
12831
Units: 
3
Dates: 
Aug 26, 2019 - Dec 20, 2019
Meeting times: 
Monday, 6-9 p.m.
Cohort: 
Principalship (MAE/ASC) - All-Iowa - Fall 2018 Cohort

Course delivery

Location: 
Zoom & eLearning

Instructor(s)

Robert Boody

Enrollment information

Cohort members may request to enroll through Continuing and Distance Education. Enrollment is limited and offered as part of a cohort program. Please contact us if you have any questions.
Questions?
Janelle Finke

Continuing and Distance Education

(319) 273-7740