ED 743 Overview
The practicum allows students to implement their individualized plan of learning and dissertation work planned in Ed742: Research Seminar B. In consultation with the Doctoral advisor, the instructor/s in Ed 743, and the community mentor, students pursue their individualized practicum plan. The seminar coursework builds on the data analysis focus of ED742, particularly emphasizing computer applications for research and statistics. Students will report on the accomplishment of their learning and dissertation goals, including an updated timeline for dissertation completion. In addition, the main topics covered will be: using scientific inquiry to drive research, conducting original research, analyzing and interpreting original research, demonstrating high values in the research process, and understanding the most appropriate technology to collect, analyze, and interpret information utilizing both qualitative and quantitative techniques. Prerequisite: ED 742 or department approval.
- 3.00 Credits