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Research Methods

Lesson 6 Required Resources

Your course textbook can be accessed via the Redshelf link in the Getting Started module.

Research and Evaluation in Education and Psychology. Integrating Diversity with Quantitative, Qualitative and Mixed Methods 

Mertens, D. M. (2019). Research and evaluation in education and psychology. Integrating diversity with quantitative, qualitative and mixed methods (5th ed.). Sage Publications. 

  • Read Chapter 12; please pay particular attention to how existing measurement instruments may be selected for use in quantitative research, and how qualitative data collection approaches define key concepts to ensure participants and researchers share understanding of those concepts. This will be important information to consider for your Lesson 6 Assignment.

Lesson 6 Assignment Additional Resources