Research Methods   [Archived Catalog]
2011-2012 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook with Addendum

FO 614 - Research Methods

This course provides an overview of research methods including qualitative and descriptive research. All methods are examined from both conceptual and applied levels. The strengths and weaknesses of each approach are discussed, and students learn to evaluate the appropriateness of methods for addressing research questions. This course assists students in the identification and explanation of design and to think critically about published psychological research. (3 credits)