Courses Catalogue

Research Methods

COURSE CODE: UCC2102
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Education (Mathematics) - B.Ed
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Education, Open and Distance Learning
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Required Readings

READING MATERIALS

Amin, M. (2003).Foundations of statistical inference for social science research.   Kampala: Makerere University Printery.

Amin, M. E. (2005). Social science research. Kampala: Makerere University          Printery.

Babbie, E. R. (1973). Survey research methods. Belmont, CA: Wardsworth.

Cohen, L., Manion, L., & Morrison, K. (2013).Research methods in education. USA: Routledge.

Cresswell, J.W. (2014). Research Design: Qualitative, Quantitative, and Mixed Methods Approaches, 4th Edition. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Miles, M. B., Huberman, A. M., & Saldana, J. (2014).Qualitative Data Analysis: a methods sourcebook (3rd ed.). London: SAGE.

Dalen, V. D. B. (1979). Understanding educational research: An introduction.       New York: McGraw – Hill.

Moser, C. A. & Kalton, G. (1980). Survey methods in social investigation (2nd.      Ed.). London: Heineman Educational Books Ltd.

Neuman, W. L. (2006). Social Research Methods: Qualitative and Quantitative Approaches, USA: Pearson Education.

Punch, K. (2013). Introduction to Social Research: Quantitative and Qualitative Approaches. Los Angeles: Sage.

Punch, K. F., &Oancea, A. (2014). Introduction to research methods in education. London: Sage.

Ruane, J. M. (2005). Essentials of research methods: A guide to social science research. Malden, MA: Blackwell

Sarantakos, S. (2005). Social research (3rd. ed.). New York: Palgrave Macmillan.