This course discusses research as a formalized inquiry, stressing the variety of forms inquiry may take when addressing various types of problems. Learn to locate resources, analyze research, and formulate research problems. Design and implementation of a small-scale study familiarizes you with common data collection and analytical approaches.
Creswell, J. W. (2014). Research design: Qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods approaches (4th ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications. ISBN: 1452226105 or 978-1452226101.
American Psychological Association. Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.). (2009). Washington, DC: Author. ISBN: 1433805626 or 978-1433805622.
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The Applied Information Management Master's Degree is an Interdisciplinary Studies program through the Graduate School.