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LN5533: QUANTITATIVE TESOL RESEARCH (2021-2022)

Last modified: 16 Aug 2021 13:49


Course Overview

This course is a core course for the Dissertation route and an optional course for the TESOL Focussed Teaching Portfolio route. The course will provide an introduction to the theory and practice of quantitative research in TESOL.

Course Details

Study Type Postgraduate Level 5
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Agni Connor

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • Either MSc Tesol or Master Of Science In Tesol

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

This course is a core course for the Dissertation route and an optional course for the TESOL Focussed Teaching Portfolio route. The course will provide an introduction to the theory and practice of quantitative research in TESOL. It will focus on the research methods that are frequently used in TESOL research and that are appropriate for postgraduate research. This will enable students to develop practical research skills which are applicable in a range of different fields. Quantitative research methods are introduced in conjunction with training in how to use a statistical software package (SPSS) to analyse data.


In light of Covid-19 this information is indicative and may be subject to change.

Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

  • 1 Science Laboratory during University weeks 33 - 35, 39
  • 1 Seminar during University weeks 26, 33 - 35, 39
  • 2 Seminars during University week32
  • 1 Support Tutorial during University weeks 32 - 35, 39

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Summative Assessments

Class Test

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 40
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Learning Outcomes
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Research Proposal

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 60
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2500 words.

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Formative Assessment

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Course Learning Outcomes

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