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National Open University Exam Past Question – EDU 723 JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2013 EXAMINATION

NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA

1416 AHMADU BELLO WAY, VICTORIA ISLAND, LAGOS SCHOOL OF EDUCATION

JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2013 EXAMINATION

 

 

 

 

 

COURSE CODE: EDU 723 (2 Units)

COURSE TITLE: BASIC  RESEARCH  METHODS  IN EDUCATION TIME:                       2 HOURS

INSTRUCTION: ANSWER ANY THREE QUESTIONS.  EACH QUESTION CARRIES EQUAL MARKS.

 

 

 

  1. (a)       (i)        Distinguish between Population and Sample

 

(ii)       Discuss TWO types each of Probability and Non-probability sampling techniques.

 

(b)       A survey  research  takes  different  forms.  Explain FOUR classifications  of survey research.

 

  1. 2. (a)  (i)        What are questionnaires?

 

(ii)       Mention SIX components of a questionnaire.

 

(b)       With  relevant  examples,  explain  FIVE variables  to  be  considered  under experimental research design.

 

  1. (a)  Under what conditions would you use each of the following statistical tools:

(i)        t-test

 

(ii)       ANOVA

 

(iii)      Pearson Product Moment Correlation

 

(iv)      Chi-square

 

  (b) In  a research report  writing, research methodology  shows the  structures  of how  the  research   is   carried  out.     Discuss   SIX  components   of  research
  methodology that  you know.
4 (a) (i)        Differentiate between research and educational research
    (ii)       Explain FOUR characteristics of educational research.
  (b) In order to carry out a result-oriented research, it is essential to take
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