Education Forum
Research Methods Lesson 1 In Association with

4 Key Terms
Choosing Methods
PowerPoint Summary
Tests (external url)
Methods Home

Recommended Revision Text




Welcome to Lesson 1 on Research Methods

By the end of this lesson you will be able to:

1. Define the key concepts of reliability, validity, objectivity and representativeness
2. Explain the relationship between theory and methods
3. Discuss practical and ethical considerations that may affect your choice of methods

Work through the activities on the button bar carefully and in order following all instructions.
When you have finished, go to your reading lists to consolidate what you have learnt