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Guest post: SAGE Research Methods Online, by David Jenkins

SAGE Research Methods Online (OU login required) is a valuable online research methods database containing books, reference works, case studies, journal articles, and instructional videos. 221 more words

Core Skills

refining your research topic - starting the phd

Where do research topics come from?

The research topic you have at the start of your PhD may come from work you did in your Masters. 776 more words

Pat Thomson

Research Design: What do other people do?

I’m new to educational research so am enjoying learning about research methods and data collection techniques to gather evidence to address my research questions.

When I did my first literature review there was limited time available so I focussed on the results of the research rather than the methods.  474 more words

Educational Research Methods And Practice

Research Design and Research Methods

“This chapter uses an emphasis on research design to discuss qualitative,

quantitative, and mixed methods research as three major approaches to

research in the social sciences.” 7 more words

Mixed Methods

99 Problems...

I love designing studies. From the initial idea generation all the way to receiving that shiny ethical approval email. The thing is, for me, is that it is a long process. 575 more words

Quotes from Research Design: Qualitative​, Quantitative, and Mixed Method Approaches

Working on the structure for a research project / paper as I read Creswell’s Research Design: Qualitative, Quantitative, and Mixed Methods Approaches. My paper is about new ways of knowing, perhaps species evolution, emerging from the mixed method research approaches now available because of technology. 334 more words