Research Courses

Research Methods in Health Professions Education

Application of the scientific method and approaches to research, skills in critically appraising literature, and use of basic statistical techniques in analyzing data to be able to evaluate completed studies, and write viable research proposals in health professions education and related fields.

The role of theory, and the basic concepts, principles, and applications of the scientific inquiry in solving research problems. It features the study of theory construction in the development of research frameworks.


The scientific method and approaches to research; basic statistical techniques used in analyzing data; and skills in the review of research literature, and in writing and evaluating research proposals and completed studies in health professions education.