Foundations for Quantitative Inquiry

Subject: 
Recreation & Leisure Studies (REC)
Catalog number: 
662
Unit weight: 
0.50
Meet type: 
SEM
Grading basis: 
NUM
Cross-listing(s): 
N/A
Requisites: 
REC Grad students onlyInstructor Consent Required
Description: 
An examination of epistemological and methodological issues in quantitative approaches to leisure research. Emphasis is placed on the main perspectives in the field, research methods and diverse topics related to quantitative research that may include diverse forms of measurement, scale development, sampling, survey design, an introduction to basic statistics and underlying assumptions, and application of theory in quantitative research. The course includes discussions of issues and consideration in developing research proposals.
Topic titles: 
N/A
Faculty: 
Applied Health Sciences (AHS)
Academic level: 
GRD
Course ID: 
015441