AVTR-59500 Research Methods 1

This course introduces students to both quantitative and qualitative research methods useful for academic and professional inquiry in aviation and transportation studies. The course also focuses on identifying the types of methodologies best suited for investigating different types of problems and questions. The course will provide students with the knowledge of: how to develop research questions; an introduction to statistics used in research; an understanding of the responsible and ethical conduct of research; and use of APA style in research writing.