logging in or signing up types of research berging76 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: 3860 Category: Education License: All Rights Reserved Like it (1) Dislike it (0) Added: August 04, 2010 This Presentation is Public Favorites: 0 Presentation Description three types of research Comments Posting comment... By: raozafar (37 month(s) ago) good presentation Saving..... Post Reply Close Saving..... Edit Comment Close Premium member Presentation Transcript Slide 1: Types of researches Bergin.G Slide 2: 1.Fundamental research 2.Applied research 3.Action research TYPES OF RESEARCH Broadly speaking, research can be classified into three Slide 3: 1.Fundamental research Also called Basic research, Pure research Aim: To discover basic truths & laws Not concerned with day –to-day phenomena & problems. Purpose: To find solution to fundamental problems, major issues, universal laws & theories Approach : ‘Knowledge for knowledge sake’ Done out of mere curiosity An intellectual exploration An attempt to arrive at new discovery An improvement over an existing theory Slide 4: 1.Fundamental research (conti..) carried out in a well-equipped lab.. Done mainly by experts in the field of psychology, sociology and philosophy Some examples : Researches concerning natural phenomenon, pure Maths and human behavior Results : Cannot be applied immediately in a field situation Contribute a lot to the long range advancement in science. Slide 5: 1.Fundamental research (conti..) Demands higher level of problem procedures, tools, controls, analyses, etc. Examples: Kepler’s laws of planetary motion, Einstein’s theory of relativity & Franklin’s discovery of electricity . Examples in education: The concepts of – aims of educational values, role of activity in learning curriculum, motivation, reinforcement & concept formation. Slide 6: 2. Applied Research (conti..) Also Called Field Research Purpose : To improve a product/process by testing theoretical concepts in actual problem situations. Has most of the characteristics of Fundamental Research including the sampling techniques, generalizing the findings. Concerned with testing of FR theories or laws in actual field setting. Example : Research in medicine Most of the educational researches are applied Research Slide 7: Problems faced by teachers, policy planners / administrators are solved through Applied Research. Example : usage of text books day-to-day testing parental co-operation improvement in examination system. library and lab facilities etc. 2. Applied Research (conti..) Slide 8: 3. Action Research conducted by a person in order to enable him to achieve his purposes more effectively. approach : To encourage the teachers, administrators/ other practitioners to do research in order to improve themselves. purpose : To improve school practices. Focus : The Immediate application – not on general application. Similar to applied research in many ways. AR – immediately available small sample – to find solution to the immediate problem. Slide 9: Comparison of AR and other Researches Slide 10: Comparison of AR and other Researches Slide 13: Thanks You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.