Rationale/Course Description

The course is about scientific ways of getting information. Construction managers should be able to carry out scientific research to acquire facts onto which to base action and decision. This course provides the student with research skills needed to conduct scientific research and report writing.


• Differentiate the five basic research methods.

  1. 1. Mathematics for Economists: An Elementary Survey. Prentice – Hall, Inc. Englewood Cliffs New Jersey.

Identify the strengths of each method. Identify the limitations of each method.

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LEC 3204 Research Methods and Statistics DOC PDF PS