Music Therapy Quantitative and Qualitative Research
MUS-N 531/ 3 Cr.
Applications of scientific methodology to music therapy theory and practice. Philosophical differences between qualitative and quantitative research paradigms, integration of theoretical concepts and practice standards with scientific research proposals, and technological advances in research data collection and intervention delivery will be covered.
- Available Online: Yes
- Credit by Exam: No
- Laptop Required: No
Creswell, J. W. (2009) Research Designs: Qualitative, Quantitative, and Mixed Method Approaches. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
- Integrate music therapy theory and practice into a research protocol.
- Logically analyze, criticize, and choose alternative research designs consistent with a research question.
- Develop specific skills pertinent to research in the field of music therapy.
Considering Research Paradigms and Designs
Library Searches and Literature Reviews
Role of Theory
Descriptive & Experimental Designs