Introduction to the Course:

This is an introductory course of research. It gives theoretical knowledge of organized operational steps that form the research process for both quantitative and qualitative research. This course provides all the information needed to take a particular step during the actual research journey, starting from developing a research question to writing a research report.

Cousre Pre-requsites if any:


Learning Outcomes:

After successful completion of this course, the students will be in a position to conduct good quantitative as well as qualitative research in social sciences.

Text Books:

1. Neuman W.Lawerence,(1997) Social Research Methods, Qualitative and Quanatitative Approaches, Allyn And Bacon;Boston

2. Zikmund William, G.,(1994), Business Research Methods, The drydem Press

Description of system of Evaluation:

Mid Term: 30 marks

Sessional: 20 marks

  • Project: 40%
  • Presentation: 30%
  • Participation: 30%

Final Exam: 50 marks


Course Material