Ethics and Standards

Ethics & Standards Standards regarding ethics and best practices are extremely important to our industry. In this lesson, we discuss our research ethics and standard responsibilities related to respondents, clients, the public and to our profession. Read up on...

Questionnaire Design

Questionnaire Design Questionnaires are a fundamental data collection tools for both qualitative and quantitative methods. This lesson, walks you through a four steps process and well as explains question types, common errors and design considerations (especially for...

Research Management

Research Management Your role as a CAIP is extremely important to you, your colleagues, clients and providers. In this lesson we discuss  recognizing different management issues and how this may translate to a variety of research approaches. Practice, practice...

Sampling

Sampling Sampling is employed when the population is large and you require a representative sample utilizing the most efficient (time and cost) procedure. Topics in this lesson include: defining a population, calculating sample size and applying non-probability and...

Research Designs

Research Design Preparing a project research design is introduced early in the course to encourage you think about the Case Study part of the exam. Every project begins with understanding the project issues and identifying the research issues. There is an discussion...