Research is an integral element of education. The intention of this unit is to provide students, both practitioner researchers and those who wish to advance in their trajectory as researchers with a conceptual and critical overview of educational research methodologies and methods. Students will familiarise themselves with methodological literature, explore current literature related to their chosen area of inquiry and experience developing a research proposal. Students are advised to complete this unit directly preceding the minor thesis or capstone.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
Readings will be made available via VU Collaborate.
This unit is not a compulsorily taken as part of any specific course. Depending on the course you study, this unit may be taken as an elective.