Course And Work Syllabus
SYLLABUS OF THE PRE-PhD COURSE WORK
SOR: P01 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY
Meaning of Research in - Purpose, Characteristics and Types of Research - Process of Research -Formulation of objectives - Formulation of Hypotheses - Types of Hypotheses - Methods of testing Hypotheses - Research plan and its components - Methods of Research (Survey, Observation, case study,experimental, historical and comparative methods).
Identification and formation of research problem (Hypothesis). Elements in research methodology: Research design. Parametric & non parametric methods.
Ethical, legal, social and scientific issues in research. Role of IPR in Research and Development.
Writing of Research Proposal, Report and Research Paper: Meaning and types - Stages in preparation - Characteristics - Structure - Documentation: Footnotes and Bibliography - Editing the final draft-Evaluating the final draft- Checklist for a good proposal/report/research paper. Basic knowledge of organizing conferences, symposia,workshop, exhibition etc.
(1) Research Methodology-Dalip Kumar Bhattacharyya.
(2) Research Methodology- C.H. Chaudhary, RBSA Publication.
(3) Research Methodology – C.R. Kothari.
(4) Statistical Techniques-S.P. Gupta.