99年第1學期-5262 研究方法 課程資訊
|Class participation and Attendance||20||If you are absent THREE times throughout the semester without a legitimate reason, you will be penalized with FIVE point deduction off your final grade.|
|Final Exam||30||The examination questions may be set in forms of True/False, multiple choice questions, short-answered questions or long answered questions. All the concepts covered in lectures will be examined.|
|Proposal||30||Due on 5th of January 2010. Details regarding the format of this assignment and its essential requirements will be distributed in class. APA Format is highly encouraged in this final project.|
|Proposal Presentation||20||Students will sign up to deliver a 20 minute overview of their final proposal.. Details regarding the format of this assignment and its essential requirements will be distributed in class.|
•Develop a beginning understanding of the conceptual foundations and methodological tools of quantitative and qualitative social research
•Select appropriate quantitative and/or qualitative research methods to study a given vulnerable population or policy problem.
•Locate, understand, critically analyze, and utilize professional social work research reports and articles.
•Indentify and discuss ethical issues related to research design and the reporting and use of research results.
•Discuss issues related to sampling, measurement, data collection, and internal and external threats to validity.
•To increase students’ awareness of how methodological issues being debated,
•To develop a written research proposal and oral presentation.
Giving the overview of Research Methods and insights into Research Methods components. Main topics include:
1.Clarifying the research question.
2.Research design strategy.
3.Data collection & preparation.
4.Data Analysis & interpretation.
Office HourMonday 15:00 - 17:00 Tuesday 13:00 - 15:00 Wednesday 11:00 – 13:00 or by appointment Office: M213-1
• Mark Saunders, Philip Lewis and Adrian Thornhill ( 2009) Fifth Edition, Research Method for Business Student, Person / 施正屏 主譯 企業研究法 施正屏 學富文化事業有限公司
• 張紹勳 (2005) 研究方法, 滄海書局, 04-27088787