Uncover the value of effective professional and academic research.
Effective research allows us to make informed, evidence-based decisions and solve problems on a global scale.
On this Research Methods Microcredential at Griffith and Deakin University by FutureLearn, you’ll advance your research skills for professional work and academic study.
You’ll get insight into the real-world application of research methods and techniques through several research case studies.
As you learn to use data to make recommendations, you’ll assess research approaches and practise research techniques including interviewing, coding, and statistical analysis.
What skills will you learn?
- Problem analysis
- Coding for research
- Statistical analysis
- Critical thinking
- Research interview techniques
- Ethical governance
- Research project planning
- Research techniques
- Identifying your research question
- Your research method
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
What is a microcredential?
Microcredentials are designed to upskill you for work in rapidly-growing industries, without the time and cost commitment of a full degree. Your microcredential can stand alone as an independent credential, and some also offer academic credit to use towards a degree.
- What is research and what is evidence?
- Evidence-based decisions and research paradigms
- What is qualitative research and how does it help us?
- Conducting Qualitative Research
- Designing a study
- Ethical principles in research
- Ethics approval and beyond
- 3 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
DisciplinesEducation Educational Research View 63 other Short Courses in Education in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- There is no prerequisite requirement for this microcredential.
- You’ll be assessed on your development of a research proposal which you’ll work towards throughout the program by keeping a portfolio of potential research topics, approaches and refined research questions.
- To claim credit towards a degree at Griffith or Deakin University, you must pass this assessment and meet all entry requirements relevant for the course you’re applying to, including English language proficiency.
International1064 USD/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1064 USD for the full programme during 3 months.
National1064 USD/fullTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1064 USD for the full programme during 3 months.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
Updated in the last 6 months
Check the official programme website for potential updates.