WesternU E-Learning

Online Training for Faculty and Staff

This module describes research, how to develop a good SoTL research question, and common research methodologies for SoTL.

Learning Objectives:

  • Create emperically testable research questions.
  • Apply F.I.N.E.R. criteria to research questions.
  • Distinguish the characteristics and considerations afforded by qualitative and quantitative research methodologies.   

Click the button below to access the learning module.  This module is about 15 minutes in length.  There are learning interactions within the module.  Please be sure to interact with the topic content within the online module. ONLINE MODULE 2: Preparing SoTL After you have completed the module noted above (ONLINE MODULE 2: Preparing SoTL) complete the following Quiz before progressing with the course.