2013-2014 Walden University Catalog (June 2014) 
    
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2013-2014 Walden University Catalog (June 2014) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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MMPA 6295 - Applied Research♦


(4 cr.) Students in this course are introduced to the research process as applied to problems in the public and nonprofit sectors. Students explore and discuss the fundamentals and importance of scientific method. Gaining practical experience with the research process, they assess and engage in each phase of the process, including formulation of the research question, building and conceptualizing models, collecting and analyzing data, and reporting results and conclusions. In addition, students learn about qualitative  methods and assess the strengths and weaknesses of quantitative and qualitative methods.  Note: Students are not required to have a background in quantitative methods, statistics, or computer-based analysis.
♦ Students may take this as a non-degree course, which means they do not have to be enrolled in a program. Contact an Enrollment Advisor [1-866-492-5336 (U.S.);1-443-627-7222 (toll)] for more information.



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