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MA Early Childhood Education
Course Description

EDUC 434
Research Methods: Proposal Design and Development I

This course introduces students to the elements of a research/dissertation proposal. The course examines the importance of varied aspects of proposal design, including development of a research question and problem statement; identification and review of relevant literatures; formulation of conceptual frameworks; description and justification of research methods; and consideration of ethical research practices. Students will study these issues as they relate to proposal design in general and in relation to their specific research interests.

Course Credit:

David Donahue

Open to graduate students only.


Last Updated: 9/21/17