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Sep 26, 2022
IDP-776 Research Methods and Ethics for International Development
International development activities place a heavy emphasis on the ability to skillfully interact with and to generate many types of data. This course introduces students to the most common types of research methods and strategies currently used in the international development field, and explores the ethical implications of research planning, methodological decision-making, and research fieldwork. Course activities include: introduction to research formulation and design; literature review; quantitative, qualitative, and mixed-methods; data collection and analysis; rapid assessment methods; and participatory community assessments. Course activities also highlight the elements of a good argument and provide opportunities to analyze, construct, and to refine research arguments.
Prerequisites: Students must complete the first year of IDP core coursework, or have the permission of the Program Director.
Program: International Development
Grading System: letter grades only.
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