Why Research Matters
Explore what research is, why it’s so important to us all and find out how to make evidence-based decisions with this online course from the Deakin University.
Who is the course for?
This course is aimed at anyone interested in research. It may be of particular interest to people who are undertaking a research project related to their profession or area of study.
What topics will you cover?
The contribution of research to society
Introduction to fundamental research concepts, including:
Research paradigms and approaches
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…
Identify a potential area of research interest
Discuss how research helps solve problems
Explain paradigms and concepts essential to undertaking and understanding research
Apply a decision-making process based on evidence