TECH 6292 Research Methods in Technology

Introduction to research and scholarly investigation. Critical Analysis of Research, Research Problem Purpose, Characteristics of Good Research Questions, Hypothesis Variables, The Value of a Literature Review, Purpose, Need, Validity, Reliability, Quantitative Research Methodologies, Experimental Research, Correlational Research,Causal - Comparative Research, Samples, Survey research, Qualitative Research methodologies, Historical, Ethnographic Research,Individual exploration of possible thesis topics, Research proposal,Presentation methods. (MS students should not take this during their first semester. DT students should take only after completing 30 hours of course work).

Course details

Term: 
Spring 2021
Section: 
01
Class Nbr: 
13189
Units: 
3
Dates: 
Jan 25, 2021 - May 7, 2021
Meeting times: 
Tuesday, 5-7:50 pm

Course delivery

Location: 
Zoom & Blackboard (eLearning)

Zoom is a desktop video conferencing system allowing for real-time interaction between instructors and students and requires access to a high-speed Internet connection, a webcam, and a headset microphone. Blackboard is a learning management system requiring Internet access and a web browser.

Instructions for accessing course materials will be sent to enrolled students’ email accounts prior to the start of the course.

Instructor(s)

Rukmini Revuru

Enrollment information

Questions?
Carolina Wilson

Continuing and Distance Education

(319) 273-2121