PROF. J. L. LEMKE
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Aug 30 -- Introduction, Nature of Research, Research Types, Topics
Sept 6 -- [No class -- BC Holiday ]
Sept 13 -- Library, internet and bibliographic research; reviewing the literature
Sept 20 -- [No class -- BC Holiday; class meets on TUESDAY this week]
Sept 21 -- Curriculum Research: Development and Documentation
Sept 27 -- Independent Research and Writing -- No class meeting
Oct 4 -- Interpretive-Qualitative Research I: Data Production
Oct 11 -- [BC holiday; no class meeting; class meets on TUESDAY]
Oct 12 -- Interpretive-Qualitative Research II: Data Analysis
Oct 18 -- Experimental Research I: Design and Descriptive Statistics
Oct 25 -- Independent Research and Writing -- No class meeting
Nov 1 -- Independent Research and Writing -- No class meeting
Nov 8 -- Experimental Research II: Data Analysis and Statistical Inference
Nov 15 -- Critical Curriculum Theory and Research
Nov 22 -- Critical Perspectives on the Research Process; Alternative Approaches
Nov 29 -- The Genre of the Research Paper: Reading and Writing
Dec 6 -- Oral Reports I
Dec 13 -- Oral Reports II
Dec 20 -- Oral Reports III, Last Class, Research Papers DUE
There will be a Research Term Paper, DUE DEC 20. The paper requirements will be described during the course; a written set of guidelines will be distributed.
There will also be Oral Presentations on research paper projects during the final classes of the term. There will not be a Final Examination in this course.
Research Paper (80%), Oral Report (10%), class participation (10%).