Research Methods and Techniques
If you are planning to continue to dissertation level, we strongly recommend you take this as one of your 3 optional modules
Module Leader: Steven Timoney
The module is designed to develop students’ awareness, knowledge and skills in how to formulate research questions, develop effective research design, select and implement appropriate research methods. It covers both quantitative and qualitative approaches relevant to science and social research areas. Emphasis is placed on developing students’ ability to apply the most appropriate method to address research questions and understand how to analyse, interpret and present results. Research case studies are used throughout the module as methodology demonstration tools.