Research Methods

Major steps in research:

  1. Identification of research problem
  2. Literature review
  3. Specifying the purpose of research
  4. Determine specific research questions or hypotheses
  5. Data collection
  6. Analyzing and interpreting the data
  7. Reporting and evaluating research

^ Creswell, J.W. (2008). Educational research: Planning, conducting, and evaluating quantitative and qualitative research (3rd). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall. 2008 ISBN 0-13-613550-1 (pages 8-9)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Research

  • Primary Research
  • Secondary Research
  • Qualitative Research
  • Quantitive Research

 

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