Practice Exams

Module 4: Sampling Design

Class Notes

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Reading

  • Zikmund, Ch 16, pp. 384-395

Exercises

Module 3: Survey Design and Implementation

Class Notes

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Reading

  • Errors in survey research: Zikmund, Ch 9, pp. 184-193
  • Questionnaire design: Zikmund, Ch 15, pp. 333-349

Exercises

Example Surveys
Bike Survey (Needs a lot of work)
YMCA (Stronger)
Memorial Pool (Even Stronger)

In-Class Exercise
Due Wed Feb 14, 11:59 PM

Qualtrics Questionnaire
Due Wed Feb 21, 11:59 PM

(See directions on exercise link above, page 2)

Survey Approaches
Class Exercise
Due Tue Feb 20, 11:59 PM

Module 2: Proposing New Research

January 25-February 1 (Week 1-2)

Class Notes

Research Process:
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Research Proposal:
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Reading

Zikmund, Ch 6, pp. 106-118

Exercises

Research Proposal: Pick One
RFP: Tourism
RFP: Training Programs

Annotated Bibliography due on Mon, Feb 5, at 11:59PM

Full proposal due Fri Feb 9, 11:59 PM Expectations / Grading Rubric

Peer Observation Guide
Peer obs due Fri Feb 16, 11:59PM
Self-reflection due Wed, Feb 21, 11:59PM

Final Draft due Fri Feb 23, 11:59PM

Module 1: Ethical Considerations in Research

January 23-25 (Week 1)

Class Notes

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Reading

Zikmund, Ch 5, pp. 89-93

Instructor

James Murray, Ph.D.

  403T Wimberly Hall
  608-785-5140
    608-406-4068
  jmurray@uwlax.edu

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