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Home >> Degree Programs >> MS/MPS in Rural Development >> RD 702 - Methods of Research

Methods of Research


Course Description

Adaptation of research methods and techniques to problems in education, communication and rural development with special emphasis on appropriate methods in the preparation of thesis/special problem.

Course Category : Core Course

Credit Units : 3 Credit Units

Duration : 1 Semester

Prerequisites : None

Contact Hours : To be arranged

Teaching Method : Online or Distance Mode

Assessment : Assignments, Exercises and Exams


  • Basic Concepts in Educational Research
  • The Research Problem
  • Variables and Hypotheses
  • Review of Related Literature
  • Sampling Designs
  • Methods and Tools of Research
  • Data Processing, Analysis and Interpretation
  • Writing the Thesis Report

Reading Materials : To be advised

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