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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
|Application Fee||€ 40.00|