Research Methodologies

6 ECTs / Semester / Portuguese

To understand the main research paradigms; To grasp the different stages of the research process; To understand the different research designs and different methodologies for data collection; To perceive the main ethical aspects involved in family research; To acquire the skills needed for the analysis and critical evaluation of research; To acquire the skills necessary for the practice of scientific research (e.g., conducting a literature review, research planning, setting objectives and hypotheses, decisions concerning the different methodologies, development of questionnaires).