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: 
Spring 2019
Section: 
60
Class Nbr: 
62086
Units: 
3
Dates: 
Jan 14, 2019 - May 10, 2019
Meeting times: 
Wednesday, 6-9 p.m.
Cohort: 
Principalship (MAE/ASC) - Urban - Fall 2018 Cohort

Course delivery

Location: 
Adobe Connect & eLearning

Adobe Connect is a desktop video conferencing system allowing for real-time interaction between instructors and students. Access to high-speed Internet connection, a webcam and a headset microphone are required for Adobe Connect and eLearning is a learning management system requiring Internet access and a web browser.

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