Designing an Observation/Content Analysis

This is one of three planning sheets used to plan studies. In the research methods section of the unit four exam, it is very common that they ask you to plan your own study for a given topic. Planning sheets like this will helpful in showing you what things you should include for full marks.

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Designing an observation or content anaylysis
Preliminary decisions

Formulate research The research question is likely to be given to you in the exam question.
questions / aims Identify the target population?
If observation being used as a way of measuring the IV or DV you will
need a hypothesis.


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Which inferential test is right for the type of data and the design of the
experiment or study?
Can you justify your choice?
Level of significance?


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