Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Research Methods and Study Skills (15 HE credits)

This module introduces the methodology and methods used in built environment research; the theory behind different research methods and practical aspects of their implementation is examined, and data analysis is also considered (quantitative and qualitative methods are examined, with practical examples); another primary aim is to introduce the information sources useful for work and research in the built environment; this enables students to make use of these resources during their study; the importance of critical appraisal of sources is stressed and skills developed.

Entry requirements

Good degree in a relevant subject.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Certificate Part-time - 12 weeks

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Nottingham NG1 4BU East Midlands

Key information

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0115 848 4200