Lecture 1.1 Sept. 1211 - HSS 3101 Health Research Dr. Ivy...

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HSS 3101 Health Research Dr. Ivy Lynn Bourgeault Lecture 1.1 Sept. 12/11 Nature & Purpose of Research
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What is research? Examples??? Images??? HSS 3101 Lecture 1.1
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What is research? Here is how some describe what research is : ... the gathering and interpreting of information to answer questions ... a systematic attempt to provide answers to questions ... a systematic way of asking questions and a systematic method of inquiry ... the systematic and objective analysis and recording of controlled observations that may lead to the development of generalizations, principles, or theories, resulting in prediction and possible control of events HSS 3101 Lecture 1.1
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What is research? (cont). Text: Health research is a systematic and principled way of obtaining evidence for solving health problems and investigating health issues HSS 3101 Lecture 1.1
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HSS 3101 Lecture 1.1 Systematic Planning Hypotheses or Aims Research Design Data Collection Organization and Presentation of Data Data Analysis Interpretation and Conclusions
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Principled Carried out according to explicit rules or principles which constitute the scientific method . HSS 3101 Lecture 1.1
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The Scientific Method A systematic procedure and set of rules which specify: How knowledge should be acquired. The form in which knowledge should be stated.
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This note was uploaded on 10/19/2011 for the course HEALTH SC ANP1105 taught by Professor Turner,w during the Fall '11 term at University of Ottawa.

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Lecture 1.1 Sept. 1211 - HSS 3101 Health Research Dr. Ivy...

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