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Research methods: Why research and why study research?

This module is designed primarily for students taking sport-related courses, but knowledge and use of research methods is widely shared across a range of social science disciplines, so students from any other such discipline should find this useful too. It is important to focus on methods, almost to the exclusion of any actual content, at least until you find your bearings. Thus although there are important differences between them students of Outdoor Adventure should find something of interest in material devoted to discussing Leisure, Sport Development, Sport Management and others. This RLO covers the basis steps involved in undertaking an undergraduate research project. This resource has been created within the Open Educational Resources project "Evaluating the Practice of Opening up... Show More


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