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Course Code etc
Academic Year 2023
College College of Sport and Wellness
Course Code IN800
Theme・Subtitle
Class Format Face to face (all classes are face-to-face)
Campus Niiza
Semester Fall semester
DayPeriod・Room Tue.3・N212
Credit 2
Course Number SWN2001
Language English
Notes 2023年度以降入学者対象
Text Code IN800

【Course Objectives】

By the end of the course, students should be able to achieve the followings in the context of quantitative research:
1. Systematically review and analyze research literature,
2. Identify limitations of previous research,
3. Formulate a scientific research problem and testable hypothesis,
4. Identify different types of research tools available for investigating a clearly defined problem,
5. Apply basic statistical techniques in a scientific investigation,
6. Write a research proposal, and
7. Understand ethics in experimental and survey research.

【Course Contents】

How can you know your opinions or ideas are correct or effective? It is important for students in higher education to know scientific methods to examine your hypotheses empirically. This course is designed to provide students with a foundation to understand quantitative research designs and measurement strategies, and their applications in the context of sport and exercise. Specifically, the course develops student’s understandings of: the nature of the deductive research process, the use of scientific literature, the definition and evaluation of a research problem, hypothesis formation, scientific investigation and methods, and writing a research proposal.

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