Educational Research Capstone Project PG (10443.1)
|HECS Bands:||1, 4|
|Faculty:||Faculty of Education|
|Discipline:||Academic Program Area - Education|
UC - Canberra, Bruce
Year Teaching Period Convener Mode of Delivery 2020 Semester 2 DR Deborah PINO PASTERNAK (Ph: +61 2 62012808 ) ON-CAMPUS 2021 Semester 2 DR Deborah PINO PASTERNAK (Ph: +61 2 62012808 ) ON-CAMPUS
This capstone unit provides an opportunity for graduates to apply knowledge and understanding of qualitative and quantitative methodologies relevant to social research in a small-scale project. In consultation with the unit convener, students will design and conduct a small-scale study aligned with education or social sciences research.
After successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Design a small-scale research project;
2. Demonstrate understanding of sound data collection and analysis procedures; and
3. Present outcomes of independent research to an academically informed audience.
Six hours of interactive workshops and independent study on campus per week.
Must have passed 36 credit points in the course including 9087 Education Research Perspectives PG.
Students are advised to take this unit in their final semester of study.
Students will require foundational understanding of broader principles of social research before undertaking this unit.