This course is meant to introduce, expose and generate
interest among students to research. It will offer a basis for preparing undergraduate
students for a more detailed study of advanced, specialized and demanding
aspects of educational research. Emphasis will be placed on the basic steps of
why and the appropriate methods of how research is carried out.
By the end of this
course, the student should be able to:
the importance of research.
the methods of carrying out research.
the concept of Engineering research
knowledge of statistical analysis in research
A student on completing this course is expected to:
§ Develop a plan of research of their
§ Recall the key steps followed in a
§ Recognize various characteristics
§ Carry out investigation and
evaluation of educational research studies
§ Explain the learning techniques of research