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EDMG540 - Research Methods in Emergency and Disaster Management

 

This course in research methods will prepare the emergency and disaster management graduate student to understand material and issues associated with but not limited to the logic of the scientific method, research design, and qualitative and statistical analysis of data. Students will be afforded to opportunity to begin to conduct research on topics within the field of emergency and disaster management. This course is intended to provide a foundation from which the student may use the knowledge and practices gained in this course throughout the rest of their graduate program.

 

Prerequisites

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Corequisites

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Schedule of Classes

Registration Dates Course Dates Session
07/30/18 - 01/04/19 01/07/19 - 03/03/19 Winter 2019 Session B - 8 Week session
09/24/18 - 03/01/19 03/04/19 - 04/28/19 Winter 2019 Session D - 8 Week session
01/28/19 - 06/28/19 07/01/19 - 08/25/19 Summer 2019 Session B - 8 Week session
05/27/19 - 11/01/19 11/04/19 - 12/29/19 Fall 2019 Session I - 8 Week session

Course Materials

Previous Syllabi

Book Title: Research Methods in Public Administration and Public Management (Hard copy not available from the APUS Bookstore, please try other sources)
ISBN: 9780415655828
Publication Info: Routledge
Author: Sandra van Thiel
Unit Cost: $71.35
Electronic ISBN: N/A
Electronic Unit Cost: N/A

Book Title: The Thinker's Guide to Analytic Thinking (available through the publisher link: http://www.criticalthinking.org/store/products/analytic-thinking/171) (Hard copy not available from the APUS Bookstore, please try other sources)
ISBN: 9780944583197
Publication Info: Foundation for Critical Thinking
Author: Elder, L. and Paul, R.
Unit Cost: $21.99
Electronic ISBN: N/A
Electronic Unit Cost: N/A