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Quant_research - Quantitative Research N128 Learning Objectives Define research design Compare and contrast the elements that affect control Define

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Quantitative  Quantitative  Research Research N128
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2 09/08/10 Learning Objectives Define research design Compare and contrast the elements that affect control Define internal and external validity Identify conditions that affect internal and external validity
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3 09/08/10 Learning Objectives Identify criteria necessary for inferring cause-and-effect relationships Differentiate between experimental and quasi-experimental research designs Identify critique criteria for experimental research designs
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4 09/08/10 Purpose of Research Design Provides a plan for answering research questions
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5 09/08/10 Research Design Overall purpose: Aid in the solution of research problems Maintain control Researcher attempts to use design to maximize control over the tested variables
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6 09/08/10 Control Defined as:
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7 09/08/10 Extraneous variables What is an extraneous variable? How can we control for them in designing our study?
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8 09/08/10 Research Design The best design increases the credibility and dependability of the results Internal validity External validity
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Quant_research - Quantitative Research N128 Learning Objectives Define research design Compare and contrast the elements that affect control Define

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