STA630 : Research Methods

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Course Info

Course Category

Probability & Statistics

Course Level

Undergraduate

Credit Hours

3

Pre-requisites

MTH302, STA301

Instructor

Dr. Muhammad Anwar
Ph.D. in Sociology of Education & Educational Planning
University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

Course Contents

   Course Contents:

     Introduction

     Scientific Methods and special features of research

3.   Classification of Research

4.   Theory and research

5.   Ethical issues in research

6.   Ethical issues

7.   Research process

8.   Problem Definition and research proposal

9.   Review of Literature

10 Conduction a systematic literature review

11 Concept

12 Variables and Types of Variables

13 Theoretical Framework

14 Hypothesis Testing and Characteristics

15 Research Design

16 EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCH

17 EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCH (Cont.)

18 EXPERIMENTAL RESEARCH (Cont.)

19 Survey Research

20 Intercept interviews in malls

21 Self Administrated Questionnaire

22 Measurement of concept

23 Operationalization

24 Scales and Indexes

25 Validity and Reliability

26 Guidelines for questionnaire design

27 PILOT TESTING OF THE QUESTIONNAIRE

28 INTERVIEWING

29 SAMPLE AND SAMPLING TERMINOLOGY

30 PROBABILITY AND NON-PROBABILITY SAMPLING

31 TYPES OF PROBABILITY SAMPLING

32 DATA ANALYSIS

33  DATA TRANSFORMATION

     DATA PRESENTATION 

     The parts of the table 

36 Qualitative Techniques 

37 Narrative Analysis 

38 Phenomenology 

39  Ethnography 

40 Case Study 

41 Grounded Theory 

42  Five Approaches compared

43 Data Collection in Qualitative 

 R  Referencing