Course Description for Foundations of Educational Research

EDF6480: Foundations of Educational Research

Description: The purpose of this course is to provide students an introduction to understanding and interpreting qualitative and quantitative methods of educational research. Included is a review of the steps in planning, conducting, and reporting educational research, including a survey and analysis of types of research. Student work will emphasize research in the elementary school, the middle school, the secondary school, exceptional education, or adult education.