AIX708 - Quantitative Research

Year:

2020 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Trimester 1: Cloud (online), CBD*
Trimester 2: Cloud (online), CBD*

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Prerequisite:

D305 students must have passed 24 credit points of study at levels 1, 2 & 3 with a minimum WAM of 60%, otherwise Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Online independent and collaborative learning activities including 1 x 1-hour scheduled online seminar per week

Note:

*CBD refers to Institute of Koorie Education; Community Based Delivery

Content

This unit takes a practical approach to assessing, designing and carrying out quantitative research. The purpose and rationale for undertaking survey research will be considered, and participants will develop practical skills in conducting quantitative analysis using the SPSS data analysis program. Topics covered include survey design, statistical analysis, sampling techniques and strategies, measuring social variables, administration of questionnaires and response rates. The uses and limitations of each technique will be explored. No previous quantitative data analysis skills or training are required.

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