INR300 - Critical Analysis of Research

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Subject Title
Critical Analysis of Research

Subject Description
The overarching purpose of the INS capstone is to complete an independent research project that is original, systematic and clear. In doing so, you will contribute novel ideas and theories that advance your chosen field of research.In this course, students will transform a topic of interest into a research question and, in turn, a research proposal for the INS capstone.

Credit Status
INR300 is a required course for students in the Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies degree program.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

1. Identify a problem worthy of investigation.
2. Conceptualize a valid and original research project.
3. Determine the type(s) of research methods best suited for investigating chosen problems and questions, including the development of appropriate instruments for data collection.
4. Locate academic secondary sources related to the capstone research project.
5. Complete a formal written proposal of the capstone research project.

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