“Research methodology for the students” -R&D Cell
Research and Development Cell has organised a programme on “Research methodology for the students” on 12.10.2018. Dr. Sudha K, convenor of the Cell welcomed the resource person Prof. Shirley Rani, HOD, Dept. of Sociology and Student Secretary Ms. Anjali Vijay of Final B.Com (2) Batch compered the programme and proposed the vote of thanks.
Prof. Shirly Rani has outlined the skeletal frame work of the process of research methodology encompassing defining problems, collecting data, organizing, evaluating the data, making decisions, suggesting solutions, reaching conclusions and testing the conclusions. She explained them from the lens of social scientists with anecdotes based on research experiences and experiential learning in a simple and lucid manner that can be easily comprehended by the students. She elucidated how to select a topic of investigation and do the field work with systematic planning. The main purpose of the talk is to encourage the students to work on simple topics that give them the profound research experience. All the R&D Cell students immensely benefitted from the programme igniting them to do social science research reflected in their affirmative feedback.