MDLB 5100: PRINCIPLES OF RESEARCH DESIGN COURSE
This course is structured to include two components: a section on educational principles and a segment presenting various aspects of establishing a research project. Dr. Catherine Loc-Carrillo conducts the research component.
The objective of the course is to help students review major steps of a research project, including how to: identify research topics, evaluate the literature, construct and test a working hypothesis, analyze and interpret data, and report results. Basic research terminology and formats of research designs are discussed.