logging in or signing up concepts in research aSGuest133994 Download Post to : URL : Related Presentations : Let's Connect Share Add to Flag Embed Email Send to Blogs and Networks Add to Channel Copy embed code: Embed: Flash iPad Dynamic Copy Does not support media & animations Automatically changes to Flash or non-Flash embed WordPress Embed Customize Embed URL: Copy Thumbnail: Copy The presentation is successfully added In Your Favorites. Views: 111 Category: Science & Tech.. License: All Rights Reserved Like it (0) Dislike it (0) Added: May 03, 2012 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 0 Presentation Description conceps in research Comments Posting comment... Premium member Presentation Transcript Concepts and Steps of the Research Process: Concepts and Steps of the Research Process Prof. Kalyani MohanrajKey Terms: Key Terms Person Undertaking the study Researcher Investigator Scientist 2 . Person giving information Subject Study Participant RespondentContd…: Contd … Concepts Particular human behaviour and characteristics under study Constructs Concepts deliberately invented or constructed Systems of organizing concepts Theory/Theoretical framework Conceptual framework/model Variables : Variables Variables Concepts under study Weight Anxiety Independent The presumed cause (cigarette smoking) Dependant The presumed effect (lung cancer)Hypothesis : Hypothesis Definition A predicted relation ship between two or more variables. Types of Hypotheses Simple – one independent and one dependant variable. Complex – two or more dependant variables and two or more independent variables. Directional vs. non directional Researcher vs. nullSteps in a Quantitative Study: Steps in a Quantitative StudyThe Conceptual Phase: The Conceptual Phase Formulating and delimiting the problem Reviewing the related literature Undertaking clinical field work Developing conceptual definitions Formulating the hypothesesDesign and Planning: Design and Planning Selecting a research design *Developing intervention protocol Identifying the population Designing the sampling plan Specifying methods and measurements Developing methods to safeguard subject Finalizing the research plan proposal presentation and pilot studyPhases III, IV & V: Phases III, IV & V Empirical phase Collecting & preparing data Analytic phase Analyzing data & interpret results Dissemination phase Communicating findings Utilizing in practice You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.