- Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Women, Coimbatore
- Basic Research
Learn about the fundamental research practices, methodologies and analysis techniques essential in the contemporary environment by enrolling in the course.
Medium of instructions English
Mode of learning Self study
Mode of Delivery Video and Text Based
number of course credit 2
The term “Basic Research” refers to the study and research which are meant to increase our scientific knowledge by focusing on research for truth or the development of theory. Due to these properties, basic research is fundamental and can lead to the testing, development, and refinement of more theories. This is what the Basic Research Certification Course aims to cover.
The Basic Research Training explores the research concepts and methodologies crucial for a contemporary teacher. Candidates who participate in this online training will explore the principles, tools, and techniques required to undertake research. Candidates will acquire accreditation as the course ends.
Further, the Basic Research Certification Syllabus consists of 25 comprehensive modules that are taken up over eight weeks. The course also has two credits of the undergraduate level. You will gain a thorough conceptual understanding of research and contemporary research practices. Some of the topics include data collection and sampling, types of research, and presentation.
- Core course
- Eight weeks duration
- 100% online programme
- Undergraduate training
- Course by Swayam
- Expert trainers
- Video lectures
- Course certificate
- Final test (evaluation for certificate)
- Internal assessment
- 8 weeks length
- Expert faculty
- Video classes
- 100% online course
- Internal assessments
- Final exam
- Certificate of completion
- Professional course
- Undergraduate level
- Core training program
Course and certificate fees
certificate providing authority
To receive the Basic Research Online Program’s course certificate, candidates need to submit all the internal assessments, appear for the final exam and score the minimum passing marks in both.
What you will learn
After completing the Basic Research Certification Course by Swayam, candidates will gain fundamental knowledge of research practices, including:
- Essential concepts of research
- Theoretical research practices
- How to apply statistical techniques for data analysis
- Presenting data in various forms
- Broad overview of how to become a researcher and progress in this area
- To take admission in the Basic Research Training by Swayam, follow the link given ahead:
- Next, click on the option to “Join” to proceed.
- Create a new account or log in via your existing accounts on Google/Facebook/Microsoft.
- Make the fee payment to finish enrollment.
Filling the form
The Basic Research Online Course does not have an application form. Candidates can register by creating a user account on Swayam.
Scientific Methods of Research- Part 1 & 2
Education Research- Part 1 & 2
Types of Research
Selection of Problem
Formulation of Hypothesis
Conceptualisation in Research
Educational Research - Tools of Research - 1 & 2
Action Research in Teaching Learning Environment
Data Analysis and Coding
Analysis of data - Content Analysis
Measures of Central Tendency (Edu)
Measures of Dispersion (Edu)
Correlation and Regression (Edu)
Introduction to Research Design & Descriptive design
Introduction to Experimental Design
Experimental design - Types
Sampling - Types
Types of Qualitative and Quantitative Data
Validity and Reliability (Edu)
Data Classification and Presentation
Graphic Presentation of Data (Edu)
To get the Basic Research Certification, candidates have to appear for and pass the end term exam. Additionally, candidates must also pass all the internal assessments by scoring the minimum passing marks.
How it helps
Teachers in the contemporary scenario have a role greater than that of an educator. They must also know how to undertake and present research. It is necessary to be aware of research practices and methodologies to succeed as a teacher. This course on Basic Research by Swayam is meant to equip teachers with an understanding of research.
The course comes with a completion certificate. This can boost your career opportunities and improve your prospects of landing an excellent work opportunity.
Learning about research practices is crucial for present-day teachers, and this MOOC will fully equip you with the ins and outs of researching.
This is an 8-week-long online course.
You will be learning through pre-recorded videos. Therefore, you cannot interact with the instructor.
The instructor will refer to books like Research in Education, Research Methods in Education, Qualitative Research Methods for Social Sciences, and more, throughout the duration of the course.
To register, follow the link given below and create an account on Swayam. https://onlinecourses.swayam2.ac.in/cec21_ed01/preview.