EDUCA557

Research Methods

This paper introduces students to the major educational research paradigms, methodologies appropriate to collecting data in schools (including interviews, observations, surveys, case studies), action research, literature reviews, critiquing research, and report writing. It includes consideration of ethical issues in research.

This paper introduces students to the major educational research paradigms, methodologies appropriate to collecting data in schools (including interviews, observations, surveys, case studies), action research, literature reviews, critiquing research, and report writing. It includes consideration of ethical issues in research.

Paper Information

Points: 30.0
Internal assessment / examination: 100:0

Trimesters and Locations

Occurrence Code When taught Where taught
21A (HAM)A Trimester : 1 Mar 2021 - 27 Jun 2021 Hamilton
21A (TGA)A Trimester : 1 Mar 2021 - 27 Jun 2021 Tauranga
21B (NET)B Trimester : 12 Jul 2021 - 7 Nov 2021 Online
21H (BLK)H Teaching period : 4 Jan 2021 - 21 Feb 2021 Block

Timetabled Lectures for Research Methods (EDUCA557)

DayStartEndRoomDates
EDUCA557-21A (HAM)
Mon2:00 PM5:00 PMTA.2.05Mar 1 - Jun 6
EDUCA557-21A (TGA)
Thu4:00 PM6:00 PMTCBD.3.06Mar 1 - Mar 7
Sat9:00 AM3:00 PMTCBD.3.06Mar 8 - Mar 14
Thu4:00 PM6:00 PMTCBD.3.06Apr 26 - May 2
Sat9:00 AM3:00 PMTCBD.3.06May 3 - May 9
Thu4:00 PM6:00 PMTCBD.3.02May 24 - May 30
EDUCA557-21H (BLK)
Tue9:00 AM1:00 PMTT.1.05Jan 4 - Jan 10
Wed9:00 AM1:00 PMTT.1.05Jan 4 - Jan 10
Thu9:00 AM1:00 PMTT.1.05Jan 4 - Jan 10
Fri9:00 AM1:00 PMTT.1.05Jan 4 - Jan 10

NB:There may be other timetabled events for this paper such as tutorials or workshops.
Visit the online timetable for EDUCA557 for more details


Indicative Fees

Fees for 2021 are not yet available.


Paper Outlines

The following 2020 paper outlines are available for EDUCA557. Please contact the Faculty or School office for details on 2021 outlines.

Additional Information

Available Subjects:  Adult Learning | Arts Education | Counselling Studies | Disability and Inclusion Studies | Educational Leadership | Education and Society | Education | Health, Sport and Human Performance | Human Development | Language and Literacy Education | Mathematics Education | Science, Technology and Environmental Education | Sociology

Other available years: Research Methods - EDUCA557 (2020) , Research Methods - EDUCA557 (2019)

Paper details current as of : 19 October 2020 9:49am
Indicative fees current as of : 16 October 2020 12:49pm

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