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Research 1

Research Approaches

What type of research is aimed at describing the nature of existing relationships among variables Correlational Research
Data from this type of study often provide the rational for clinical decisions or the generation of hypotheses. correlational research
What type of research is designed to document the factors that describe characteristics, behaviors and conditions of individuals and groups? Descriptive Research
This type of research is used to predict a behavior or response based on the observed relationship between that behavior and other variables. Predictive research.
What kind of research involves measurement of outcomes using numerical data under standardized conditions? Quantitative
What kind of research is more concerned with deep understanding of a phenomenon through narrative description, which is typically obtained under less structured conditions. Qualitative
Quanlitative/Quantitative research allows for more control? Quantitative
Examination of data that has been collected in the past is? Retrospective Research
Variables measured through direct recording in the future is? Prospective Research
Created by: txst fall 2008



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