American Heritage University of Southern California

BB-400 Basic Research Methods

This course will provide an opportunity for students to establish or advance their understanding of research through a critical exploration of research language, ethics, and approaches. The course introduces the language of research, ethical principles and challenges, and the elements of the rese...more

  • Course ID: BB 400
  • Start Date: 11/08/2020
  • Duration: 8 Weeks
  • Method of Instruction: Online

Units: 3

Core  Course

This course will provide an opportunity for students to establish or advance their understanding of research through a critical exploration of research language, ethics, and approaches. The course introduces the language of research, ethical principles and challenges, and the elements of the research process within a quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods approach. Participants will use these theoretical underpinnings to begin to critically review literature relevant to their field or interests and determine how research findings are useful in forming their understanding of their work, social, local and global environment.

Aitua Ogiamien Adjunct Faculty

Mr. Aitua Ogiamien has over 15 years of experience in the fields of technology and business. Starting his own business in 2003, he managed a referral-only-based consultation company that assisted s

At the completion of this course, a student will be able to:

  1. Identify the value of research in business.
  2. Define research, explain and apply research terms, describe the research process and the principal activities, skills, and ethics associated with the research process.
  3. Understand the importance of research ethics and relate research ethics into the research process.
  4. Understand the technical needs of both research and analysis of data.

The Big Picture

How this course ties into your program outcomes:

Business Knowledge Critical Thinking Communication Technology Ethics
 
- D - D D

Legend:
I = Introduced
D = Developed
M = Demonstrated at the Mastery level suitable for graduation