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Research Methods

Lesson 12 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 Appendix 1 pages 488-493 for an overview of what a research proposal is. In your Signature Assignment, you will largely address concepts discussed in the “Chapter 3 Methodology” section of the appendix. Consider this information along with the guidance provided in the Lesson 12 Assignment template for help identifying what information to include throughout your Proposal Assignment.

Research Proposal Template