Quantitative Research Skills
Learn to apply sampling strategies, calculate sample size, and collect quantitative data.
How do I earn a meta-badge or badge?
To earn the Quantitative Research Skills meta-badge, you must earn all of the badges below and receive 85%+ on the summary assignment.
To earn a badge, you must attend 90%+ of the workshop session(s) and receive 85%+ on the assignment(s).
Explore sampling strategies applicable to various types of research. Learn to apply the appropriate sampling approach to collect reliable and unbiased data.
Calculating Sample Size
Learn to calculate how many participants are required to answer your research question. Explore techniques and formulas for different types of research and examine the relationship between sample size, power, and different types of errors.
Collecting Quantitative Data
Learn to measure the factors and sample attributes (variables) needed to answer your research question. Explore different methods, study designs, and measures for collecting quantitative data. Know the importance of key concepts in quantitative research including, validity, reliability, generalizability, and reproducibility.