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Proficiency Course in Post-graduate Research Methodology

Video series introduction:

This is a brief introduction of the research video series and provides some tips on how to approach the videos to gain the most value.



Video samples:

Here are some sample videos of what you could expect should you enroll for one of the video courses.



The Interrelatedness of Ontology, Epistemology and Methodology in Post-graduate Research. Ontology, epistemology and methodology form an interrelated foundation of all Ph. D. and masters degree research. Ontology is necessary for an analysis of the epistemology while methodology describes the application of the two concepts in academic research. The meaning and interrelatedness of the three concepts are discussed in this video.



Research Methods for Ph. D. and Masters Degree Studies. Case Studies. Case study research is a systematic research process that investigates contemporary phenomena and events. The target for case study research can be one or several individuals, phenomena or events. The target is not the focus of the research but rather the dynamics of a situation or a behavioral pattern of a community. Case study research as a research method is discussed in this video.



Research Paradigms. Constructivism. Constructivism claims that people construct their own understanding and knowledge of the world through experiencing things and reflecting on those experiences. It is a “user-friendly” philosophical stance that can be used with most research methods. The nature, elements and value in post-graduate research of constructivism are described and explained in this video.



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Course ID Course Title Course Series ZAR Price USD Price Add Course
VC0000001 Why Would you embark on Studies of a Ph. D. or a Masters Degree? Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000002 The Research Proposal for a Ph. D. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000003 How to Structure your Research Proposal for a Ph. D. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000004 The Difference Between a Research Report on the Honours, Master's and Doctoral Level. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000005 How to Structure a Title Page for a Ph. D. or a Master's Degree Research Report. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000006 The Layout and Structure of a Table of Contents for a Ph. D. Research Proposal. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000007 How to Decide on the Context for a Master's Degree or a Ph. D. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000008 How to Choose a Research Approach for Ph. D. or Master's Degree Studies. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000009 The Nature and Structure of a Dissertation for a Ph. D. or a Thesis for a Master's Degree. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000010 The Relationship Between the Ph. D. or Master's Degree Student and the Study Leader. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000011 The Table of Contents for Your Thesis or Dissertation. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000012 How to prepare an Abstract for a Ph. D. Dissertation. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000013 How to Write the First Chapter of Your Thesis or Dissertation. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000014 How to Write the Second Plus Chapters of your Thesis or Dissertation. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000015 Creating a Draft for a Ph.D. Dissertation or a Masters Degree Thesis. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000016 The Research Problem, Question or Hypothesis for a Ph. D. Dissertation or a Master's Degree thesis. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000017 How to Find a Topic for Ph. D. or Master's Degree Research. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000018 How to Establish Objectives for Ph. D. or Master's Degree Research. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000030 Grounded Theory. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000031 Historical Research. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000032 Literature Study. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000033 Sampling Part 1 of 6. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000034 Sampling Part 2 of 6. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000035 Sampling Part 3 of 6. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000037 Sampling Part 5 of 6. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000038 Sampling Part 6 of 6. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000039 Statistical Research Methods Part 1 of 2. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000040 Statistical Research Methods Part 2 of 2. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000041 Transformative research. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000042 Paradigmatic approaches. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000043 Behaviourism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000044 Constructivism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000045 Critical Race Theory. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000046 Critical Theory. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000047 Empiricism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000048 Ethnomethodology. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000049 Feminism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000050 Functionalism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000051 Hermeneutics. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000052 Humanism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000053 Interpretivism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000054 Liberalism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000055 Modernism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000056 Neoliberalism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000057 Phenomenology. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000058 Positivism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000059 Post-colonialism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000060 Post-modernism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000061 Post-positivism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000062 Post-structuralism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000063 Pragmatism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000064 Pre-modernism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000065 Radicalism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000066 Rationalism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000067 Relativism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000068 Romanticism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000069 Scientism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000070 Structuralism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000071 Symbolic Interactionism. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000072 Data Collection. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000073 Contextualising your Research. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000074 Using Documents to Collect Data. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000075 Quantitative Data Collection Methods. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000076 Qualitative Data Collection Methods. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000077 Interviewing Part 1 of 4 Parts. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000078 Online Interviewing. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000079 Data Collection Methods Part 3 of 4 Parts: Interviewing: Focus Group Discussions. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000080 Conducting Interviews and Group Discussions. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000081 Data Collection Methods: Observation Part 1 of 2 Parts. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000082 Observation Part 2 of 2 Parts. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000083 Data Collection Methods: Online Data Sources Part 1 of 2. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000084 Data Collection Methods: Online Data Sources Part 2 of 2. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000085 Data Collection Methods: Written Documents. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000086 Preparing for Data Collection. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000087 Data Analysis Through Coding. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000088 Data Analysis Part 1 of 7 Parts. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000089 Data Analysis Part 2 of 7 Parts. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000090 Data Analysis Part 3 of 7 Parts. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000091 Data Analysis Part 4 of 7 Parts: Elementary Analysis. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000092 Data Analysis Part 5 of 7 Parts: Ethnographic Analysis. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000093 Data Analysis Part 6 of 7 Parts. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000094 Data Analysis Part 7 of 7 Parts. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000095 Methods for Organising and Analysing Data Part 1 of 2 Parts. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000096 Methods for Organising and Analysing Data Part 2 of 2 Parts. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000097 The Layout of the Thesis or Dissertation Part 1 of 9 Parts. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000098 The Layout of the Thesis or Dissertation Part 2 of 9 Parts. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000099 The Layout of the Thesis or Dissertation Part 3 of 9 Parts: Ethics Part 1 of 3 Parts. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000100 The Layout of the Thesis or Dissertation Part 4 of 9 Parts: Ethics Part 2 of 3 Parts. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000101 The Layout of the Thesis or Dissertation Part 5 of 9 Parts: Ethics Part 3 of 3 Parts. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000102 The Layout of the Thesis or Dissertation: Typing Format. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000103 The Layout of the Thesis or Dissertation Part 5 of 9 Parts: Quotations. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000104 The Layout of the Thesis or Dissertation: Referencing Sources. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000105 The Layout of the Thesis or Dissertation: Essential Information in References: Part 1 of 2 Parts. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000106 The Layout of the Thesis or Dissertation: Essential Information in References: Part 2 of 2 Parts. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000107 Reviewing the Thesis or Dissertation: Part 1 of 3 Parts. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000108 Reviewing the Thesis or Dissertation: Part 2 of 3 Parts. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35
VC0000109 Reviewing the Thesis or Dissertation: Part 3 of 3 Parts. Research Methodology on Master's Degree and Doctoral Level R 5 $ 0.35