Understanding Research Methodologies and Process

Category: Educational Courses, Short Academic Support Courses, Short Academic Support Courses
Duration: 5 days
Level: 8
Credit: 10 ECTS

This module will provide you with knowledge and understanding of Research Methodologies & Process. If you have not undertaken a research module before or if you need to refresh/update your knowledge of research methodologies & process, this module will be very suitable for you.

The module is arranged in 5 sections:

Section 1: Qualitative Method - Basic Principles

• The nature of qualitative enquiry

• Research questions & design

• Selecting cases and sampling

• Methods of data collection

• Focus of qualitative data analysis

Section 2: Quantitative Method - Basic Principles

• Introducing quantitative research

• Rationale for quantification

• Sources of quantitative data

• Quantitative data analysis

• Mixing Methods

Section 3: Reading & Assessing Research

• Reading for understanding

• Assessing research

• Assessing validity

Section 4: Research Ethics

Section 5: Reviewing research literature

What is the module duration?

This module comprises of 5 workshops and blended learning through e-learning activities.

Module ECTS weighting: 10 credits (Level 8)

Who should apply? 

This module will be of interest to anyone who has not completed a research module at Level 8 or who wishes to be educated about research methodologies and process.

How do I apply?

Please print and complete the application form and follow the payment option below.  Alternatively, you can send a cheque or postal order for €40 (non-refundable application fee) made payable to St. Angela’s College.  We also require a passport size photo and a copy of any examination results.Module Fees: €600



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